Lot 13: Rolex Datejust, Ref. 1601, Switzerland, c. 1970
October 20, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Rolex Datejust wristwatch, ref. 1601
Switzerland, c. 1970
Automatic movement, calibre 1570, adj. 5; 26 jewels, hour, minute, second, date
Silver dial, tritium luminescent mass, silver Baton hands
Watch case, original strap and folding clasp of stainless steel
Watch case no. 2600277
Dial, watch case and movement signed
Case diameter: 35 mm; Length of strap: 17 cm
Total weight: 80 g
Dial slightly tarnished - damages to painting around 1-2, 5-7 and 3 o’clock
Unpolished watch case - strap and watch case with heavy scratches
Plexi glass with heavy scratches and cracks
Functional, overall worn condition with traces of wear
During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense.
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0 – mint condition
1 – very good condition with minimal traces of wear
2 – good condition with minor traces of wear
3 – good condition with traces of wear
4 – worn condition with substantial traces of wear
5 – well worn condition with substantial damages to dial, casing or movement
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