|Model:||Precision UFO “Flying Saucer”– Ref 9083|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||36mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||40mm|
|Price:||Price: $Upon request|
Mint condition and fully serviced Rolex Precision UFO with reference 9083 with round creamy honeycomb dial. It is a Rolex Precision watch and officially certified chronometer (Very unusual). It is a “Swiss’ model. The watch has stainless steel batons for each hour and the Rolex logo at 12 o’clock. The hands are in stainless steel with “Feuille” style. The back case is in stainless steel with engraved Inside “Montres Rolex SA – Geneva – Switzerland – Patented – Stainless steel – 9083 – 1.1958. Outside the case, you have engraved the Rolex logo. It is manual wind movement with sweep second with caliber 1210 and 17 jewels. The movement number is N88…. The watch comes with a stainless steel rivet bracelet and double clasp buckle. The watch comes with a vintage Rolex box. This vintage piece is rare and very desirable with its minimalist aesthetic.
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.
It is manual wind movement with sweep second with caliber 1210, 17 jewels, 18,000 A/h and 58 hours of power reserve. The movement number is N88... .
Diameter excluding winding crown: 36mm
Length including lugs: 40mm