Important Collector's Wristwatches & Pocket Watches
LOT 216
Rolex, "Etoile", Ref. 8289, circa 1950. Very fine and rare, rectangular, silver lipstick set with a watch.
C. Seven-body, engine-turned, spring-loaded body with mirror opening when the lipstick is removed, Cameo button, watch set at the end. D. Silver, applied white gold dagger and dot hours. White gold "feuille" hands.M. Cal. 5''', "Precision" grade, rhodium plated, 17 jewels, lateral lever escapement, monometallic "super-balance", special Rolex Breguet balance-spring.Dial, case and movement signed.Dim. 19 mm x 19 mm x 57 mm.
Estimate: 3,000 USD - 5,000 USD
Estimate: 2,400 EUR - 4,000 EUR
Grading system

C 3 D 3 - 01 M 3* AA
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Important Collector's Wristwatches & Pocket Watches
22-09-2004
Sold including buyer's premium:
2,875 USD