CASE NUMBER: 3508094
CASE MATERIAL: Stainless steel and 14K gold
CASE DIMENSIONS: 36 mm in diameter
DIAL: Silver "linen" dial with baton and tritium luminous hour markers, and date window at the "3" hour marker
FUNCTIONS: Time and date
The Rolex Datejust adorns the wrists as both a luxury accoutrement in gold and as an everyday watch in steel. The present example, though with a bit of wear, is a beautifully original example of the watch in steel and gold, perfect for all occasions. Accompanied by original warranty.
Dial and hands in excellent condition and appear original to the watch; dial with one very small black spot between the "12" and "1" hour markers, visible under 10x loupe. Luminous material in the dial and hands fully intact, aged to a beautiful creamy color, and appears original to the watch. Case with significant scratching throughout consistent with age and regular wear. Movement not running at time of cataloging; service is recommended. Overall in very nice vintage condition.
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