|Model:||Oysterquartz Datejust 17013|
|Material:||Gold and Stainless Steel|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||36mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||43mm|
Rolex Oysterquartz datejust in gold and stainless with reference 17013 B 18. The watch has a round white dial and gold Arabic numerals. The window for the date is at 3 o’clock. At 6 o’clock comes engraved on the dial “Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified” The watch has a gold bezel and gold Rolex crown. The watch has a quartz movement with caliber 5035. The watch number is 9.1 million series. The watch comes with a gold and stainless steel band with reference 170138 and double clasp folder buckle with reference L3 “Registered Swiss Made”. The watch comes with the box.
In 1905, Hans Wilsdorf founded in London “ Wilsdorf & Davis” a wholesaler company. The same year, he signed a contract to distribute the Aegler wristwatches brand in UK. In 1908, he creates his own brand called “Rolex” abbreviation of “Rolling Export”. In 1914, Wilsdorf won a class “A” rating certificate from the Kew observatory in England. In 1914, “Les Fils de jean Aegler become Rolex Watch Co. Aegler SA, Manufacture d’Horlogerie”. In 1920, Wilsdorf founded “Montres Rolex SA” in Geneva. In 1926, he patented a watchcase with a screw down crown. In 1927 the “Oyster” was born when Mercedes Gleitze crossed the Channel in 15 hours and 15 minutes. In 1931, came the “Perpetual”, then the “Datejust” in 1945. Since 2000, Rolex makes its own movements and produce over 700,000 watches a year many being iconic like the Daytona, Submariner or the Prince to name a few.
Quartz movement with caliber 5035 and 11 jewels.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 36mm
Length including lugs: 43mm