CASE NUMBER: 1006927
CASE MATERIAL: Stainless steel
CASE DIMENSIONS: 34 mm in diameter
DIAL: black with applied baton markers and applied coronet at the "12" hour marker
BRACELET MATERIAL: Black leather strap
BRACELET SIZE: 6 1/4 in to 7 3/4 in
MOVEMENT: Manual wind
FUNCTIONS: Time and date
The Rolex 6694 manual winding watch is one of the larger wearing 34 mm models due to its 12 mm height and wide smooth bezel. This model has thick, sharp lugs and a distinctive black dial with dauphine hands.
Dial appears to be original, but looks to have been treated with a coat of clear lacquer at some point. Luminous material in the dial and hands fully intact but may not be original to the watch; luminous material does not react under UV light. Case is in excellent condition with sharp, thick lugs and light scratches throughout commensurate with age and wear. Movement running at time of cataloging.
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