Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel and pink gold chronograph wristwatch Monoblocco, Anti-Magnetic, Ref:4500, circa 1947

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Lot 134
Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel and pink gold chronograph wristwatch
Monoblocco, Anti-Magnetic, Ref:4500, circa 1947

Sold for £ 13,200 (US$ 18,152) inc. premium
Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel and pink gold chronograph wristwatch
Monoblocco, Anti-Magnetic, Ref:4500, circa 1947
17-jewel rhodium plated chronograph movement with straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self compensating Breguet balance spring, Satiné silver dial with pink gold indexes, subsidiary seconds and 30-minute recording dials, outer telemeter graduations, polished and brushed case with pink gold bezel, pink gold screw down Oyster crown and screw back, fitted pigskin strap with metal buckle, case, dial and movement signed 36mm.

Footnotes

  • Production of the reference 4500 started in the mid 1940’s
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