About the dealer

About the object

A vintage Rolex Super Precision wristwatch, circa 1948. 

Snap back 18 carat gold case with faceted, tapered, tear drop, overlaid fancy lugs. 

Rolex, 18-Rubies (Jewels) precision lever escapement Chronometer movement with Superbalance, tested in six positions and with micro regulator. Sweep centre seconds. A very high grade movement for the period. 

Silvered dial with raised gold Arabic numerals for 3, 6, 9 and 12, and applied dart indexes. Raised gold Rolex crown. Black minute chapter. Gold Dauphine hands. 

Case, movement and dial signed.

Dimensions

Height 42.00 mm - 1.65 inches, Diameter 33.00 mm - 1.30 inches

Condition report

All watches are given a full thorough service. They are stripped down to their individual parts, thoroughly checked for any obvious wear and tear, cleaned, re-oiled, reassembled and regulated. The final result is that the case, dial and movement are in pristine condition. Pristine condition, fully serviced, 2 year guarantee and full after sales maintenance service

Stock number

2688