|Model:||Oyster Perpetual Date|
|Material:||Stainless Steel & gold|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||26mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||32mm|
Very good condition Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date in stainless steel and gold. The case is in stainless steel with gold bezel and crown. The dial has a blue color with index every 5 minutes and 3 o’clock date. It is a “T Swiss T”. The hands are original with beautiful luminous. The crown is in gold with the Rolex logo. The glass is plexiglass. The bracelet is jubilee stainless steel and gold Oyster with Oyster clasp engraves, “JB stainless steel 14KT trim – USA”.
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.
Rolex automatic movement.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 26mm
Length including lugs: 32mm