Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 140

Ref. 6916, self-winding, centre-seconds, date, tiger’s eye (quartz stone) dial; “Datejust”; 18K yellow gold

EUR 4,500 - 9,000

USD 5,400 - 10,700 / HKD 41,500 - 83,000

Sold: EUR 6,240

18K yellow gold, self-winding, tonneau-shaped, lady’s wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, inclined polished bezel, tiger’s eye (quartz stone) dial, centre-seconds and one horological complication:
• Half-instantaneous date of the month (aperture at 3 o’clock, under Cyclops lens)

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model “Oyster Perpetual” “Datejust” “Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified”

Reference 6916 / 6917

Year circa 1975

Movement No. 04 523

Case No. 4 101 042 (by Genex, Geneva)

Bracelet 18K yellow gold Rolex “President” bracelet with deployant clasp (Ref. 8570 F; end-links 68 B)

Diameter 24.9 mm. (bezel)

Length 155 mm. (approx.)

Caliber 2030, adjusted to 5 positions + temperature

Weight 68.5 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of
temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU