Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
LOT 154
ROLEX REF. 8171 PADELLONE PINK GOLD Rolex, Perpetual, Officially Certified, Chronometer, No. 202, case No. 676618, Ref. 8171. Made circa 1950. Fine and very rare, self-winding, 18K pink gold Chronometer wristwatch with triple date, moon phases and an 18K pink gold Oyster-type expansion link bracelet.
C. Three-body, polished, inclined bezel, inset calendar adjusters on the band, curved lugs, snap-on case back. D. Matte silver with applied pink gold faceted baton and dart indexes, subsidiary seconds dial, outer minute track and graduation for the days of the month, apertures for the days of the week, the months and the moon phases. Pink gold alpha hands, blue arrow for the date. M. Cal. 10 1/2''', rhodium-plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Super balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring. Dial, case, and movement signed.
Estimate: 60,000 USD - 90,000 USD
Estimate: 465,000 HKD - 700,000 HKD
Estimate: 57,000 CHF - 85,000 CHF
Grading system

C 3 D 3 M 2-8*
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DIAM. 38 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Approx. overall length 185 mm.
Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces
11-12-2013
Sold including buyer's premium:
75,000 USD