ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL 14K 1968 – SOLD

ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL 14K 1968 – SOLD

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A RARE AND BEAUTIFUL  ROLEX 14K OYSTER PERPETUAL 1968

 

A rare, early, Gents Rolex Oyster Perpetual, 14k solid gold, chronometer from 1968. This model is the 1007 and has the 1570 chronometer Rolex movement, which is one of the best movements ever produced. The case is in 14ct gold and is unmarked, it also has the Thunderbird bezel which makes this model extremely sought after. A true classic!

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A RARE AND BEAUTIFUL  ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL 14K 1968

 

A rare, early, Gents Rolex Oyster Perpetual, 14k solid gold, chronometer from 1968. This model is the 1007 and has the 1570 chronometer Rolex movement, which is one of the best movements ever produced. The case is in 14ct gold and is unmarked, it also has the Thunderbird bezel which makes this model extremely sought after. A true classic!

 

SPECIFICATION

BRAND

Rolex

MODEL

Oyster Perpetual Chronometer

FINISH

Grained and  Polished

CASE

14K Gold 34.5 mm Appropriately Excluding Crown – The 14k solid yellow gold case is in excellent condition with no marks or scratches. The case has had only light restoration which has brought it back to its original finish.  These cases are often excessively over polished and lose complete definition, this does not apply to our watches as we have a top restoration service.

DIAL

Cream with Applied Gold Faceted Baton Indexes – Oozing classic 60’s charm the cream and gold baton dial is excellent and is signed “Rolex Oyster Perpetual “, “Superlative Chronometer”, “Officially certified”, “Swiss Made”.  This is the original dial which has been re-finished to the highest standard.

BEZEL

Yes, Thunderbird

STRAP/BRACELET

Brown Leather Crocodile New 19 cm Approximately – The strap fitted, is a new very high quality brown leather crocprint, 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.

MVT

Swiss Made Rolex 1570 Chronometer Automatic Calibre – The original high grade, officially certified, Superlative Chronometer, 26 Jewel 1570 calibre movement, is highly desirable for being particularly accurate, reliable and strong. This example is in superb condition. 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.

*THE 12 MONTH WARRANTY IS ONLY APPLICABLE IF THE BUY IT NOW PRICE IS PAID.

GLASS

Acrylic Crystal – The crystal is unmarked.

DATE

N/A

YEAR

1968

SERVICED

Yes, with 12 Months Warranty.

PRICE-SOLD

CONDITION

Superb Condition.

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 1968. 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, inner and outer box shown in the photographs, is also included in the sale.

*THE 12 MONTH WARRANTY IS ONLY APPLICABLE IF THE BUY IT NOW PRICE IS PAID.