Rolex 18k Gold “Chine” Oyster Perpetual Date 1966

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This is a rare Rolex 18k gold Oyster Perpetual Date from 1966 this model is a 1506 and was known as the “Chine” and was special order only.  This is a beautiful, cared for and slightly used example with only minimal restoration, making this a stunning watch to own.

 

Description

 ROLEX 18k GOLD  “CHINE” OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE 1966

This is a rare Rolex 18k gold Oyster Perpetual Date from 1966 this model is a 1506 and was known as the “Chine” and was special order only.  This is a beautiful, cared for and slightly used example with only minimal restoration, making this a stunning watch to own.

Rolex Vintage Watches are a great investment and have been climbing in price for the past 35 years, there seems to be no limit to that trend ending, as time goes on good quality vintage Rolex are becoming rarer and rarer as people are adding them to their collections as with wine and classic cars etc. As we all know you do not get much for your money in the bank these days, so why not start your investment portfolio with The Rolex 18k Gold “Chine”Oyster Perpetual Date , it is a great starter watch for your collection.

We give a Life Time Guarantee on Provence that this watch is 100% genuine Rolex as with all our watches.

 

SPECIFICATION

BRAND:

Rolex

MODEL:

Oyster Perpetual Date “Chine” 1506

FINISH:

Grained and Polished

CASE:

18K yellow Gold 34 mm Approximately Excluding Twin Lock Crown – This is the original Swiss hallmarked 18k solid yellow gold case measuring 34 mm in diameter without the Rolex twin lock crown.  The case has an unmarked chine bezel and a full thickness case back which has never been inscribed.  This case is in immaculate condition having only been slightly restored. These cases are often excessively over polished and lose complete definition, this does not apply toour watches as we have a top restoration service.

DIAL:

Gold with Applied Gold Faceted Baton Indexes – Here we have the original gold oyster perpetual date dial with gold baton indexes and it is in excellent condition.  The dial is signed “Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date”, “Superlative Chronometer”, “Officially certified”, “T Swiss T”.  This is something special!

BEZEL:

Yes, “Chine”

STRAP/BRACELET:

Brown Crocodile 19 cm Approximately –  The strap fitted, is a new high quality brown crocodile, the buckle is a matching after market Rolex item.  If you would prefer a different style strap, please let us know and we will do our best to assist.

MOVEMENT:

Swiss Made Rolex 1570 Chronometer Automatic – The original high grade, officially certified, Superlative Chronometer, 26 Jewel 1570 calibre movement, which is particularly accurate, reliable and strong, is in superb condition and is working perfectly. The movement has been thoroughly serviced and calibrated by our in-house master watchmaker and is warranted for 12 months.  The movement is signed Montres Rolex SA, Geneva, Swiss, 26 Jewels, 26 adjusted 5 positions, 1570.  These movements last a lifetime and more.

*THE 12 MONTH WARRANTY.

GLASS:

Acrylic Crystal with Cyclopes – The crystal is unmarked

DATE:

Yes

YEAR:

1966

SERVICED:

Yes with 12 Month’s Warranty

CONDITION:

Beautiful

BOX/PAPERS:

The watch does not come with the original papers, however all serial numbers are correct and have been checked against our register and the watch dates to 1966.  A detailed receipt with a 12 month warranty and separate insurance valuation for the replacement value, will be provided at the time of purchase.  The vintage Rolex presentation box is for an original oyster-date watch which we will provide in the purchase price and is in mint condition – you won’t be disappointed.

*THE 12 MONTH WARRANTY.

LIFETIME GUARANTEE ON AUTHENTICITY AND PROVENANCE.

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