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Rolex Yellow Gold Oyster Perpetual Presentation Automatic Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1974 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Wrist Watch, 34 M.M. 14K Yellow Gold Oyster Case with Fluted Bezel. 26 Jewel Automatic, Self winding Movement, Silver dial with raised Gold markers ...
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Vintage 1970s Wrist Watches

Materials

14k Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 1503 Unisex Yellow Gold Watch
By Rolex
Located in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
Xupes Reference: W007538 Manufacturer: Rolex Model: Oyster Perpetual Model Variant: Date Model Number: 1503 Age: 1980 Gender: Unisex Complete With: Rolex Box Dial: White Roman Glass:...
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Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

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Yellow Gold

Rolex Yellow Gold and Diamond DateJust Oyster Perpetual Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in London, GB
Rolex yellow gold and stainless steel oyster perpetual Datejust 36mm Wristwatch with a jubilee bracelet and custom diamond bezel. A wonderful solid gold customised Rolex of exception...
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Vintage 1980s Contemporary Wrist Watches

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Diamond, Gold, Stainless Steel

1986 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 14 Karat Gold Model 15037
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
1986 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 14k Gold Model 15037 Additional Information: Maker: Rolex Model: 15037 Serial Number: Year: 1986 Material: 14k Yellow Gold, Original Ostrich Leath...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

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Yellow Gold, 14k Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6480, Gold Dial, Certified and Warranty
By Rolex
Located in Miami, FL
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Reference #:6480. ROLEX OYSTER Vintage 6480 MENS MANUAL MIDSIZE WATCH OFF WHITE DIAL 34MM. Verified and Certified by WatchFacts. 1 year warranty offered by Wat...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 1980 Ref 1014 Gold Shell Automatic Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1980 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Reference 1014 Wrist Watch, 34 M.M. Yellow Gold Shell case with Stainless Steel Oyster back, Caliber 1130 Automatic Self Winding Movement. Silver Sa...
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Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

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Gold-filled, Stainless Steel

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Champagne Color Dial Diamond Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Brand: Rolex Movement: NA Case Diameter: NA Dial: Factory Set Diamonds In 18K Yellow Gold Setting Case Set With Diamonds Bracelet: Semi-Circular Three-Piece Links Wrist Size: 6....
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21st Century and Contemporary Retro Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date 15038 18 Karat Yellow Gold Collectible Beautiful
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 15038 Serial: 8329** Model: Date Case Material: 18K Yellow Gold Band: 18K Yellow Gold Bezel: 18K Yellow Gold Dial: Champagne Face: Acrylic Case Size: 34mm Includes: ...
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Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

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Yellow Gold, 18k Gold

Vintage Rolex 4392 Oyster Perpetual Super Precision 14 Karat Rose Gold
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 4392 Serial: 569*** Model: Oyster Perpetual Super Precision Case Material: 14K Rose Gold Band: Custom Brown Leather Band Bezel: 14K Rose Gold ...
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Vintage 1970s Wrist Watches

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Rose Gold, 14k Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6565 Men's Watch in 14 Karat Yellow Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
In excellent condition and recently serviced by a Rolex watchmaker. Generic Strap & Buckle. Photos of actual watch. Rolex Calibre 1030, 26 Jewels. Note we did not refinish the watch...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

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Yellow Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual NonDate Steel Yellow Gold Ladies Watch 67183
By Rolex
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rolex Oyster Perpetual NonDate Steel Yellow Gold Ladies Watch 67183. Officially certified chronometer self-winding movement. Stainless steel oyster case 24.0 mm in diameter. Rolex lo...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner, ref. 5513 Underline Gold Graphics 1963
By Rolex
Located in milano, IT
Rare and wonderful self-winding Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner from 1963. This gorgeous wristwatch is truly enchanting, it has the dial, black and with underline gold graphics, th...
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Vintage 1960s Modern Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Stainless Steel and Everose Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Scratches and wear throughout. Accessories: Box Measurements: Height 26", Width 26", Depth 5" Designer: Rolex Model: Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch S...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

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Rose Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Vintage Gold Automatic Wristwatch with Bubble Back Dial
By Rolex
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1945 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Reference 6567 Wrist Watch, 34 M.M 14K yellow Gold 3 piece case with smooth bezel. Caliber 1030 Automatic, self winding Nickle lever movement, Gold ...
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Vintage 1940s Wrist Watches

Materials

14k Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Stainless Steel and White Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Moderate scratches and dings on case. Slight damage and scratches near lugs. Accessories: No Accessories Measurements: Width 36" Designer: Rolex Model: Oyster P...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex Oyster Perpetual NonDate Steel Yellow Gold Ladies Watch 67183
By Rolex
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rolex Oyster Perpetual NonDate Steel Yellow Gold Ladies Watch 67183. Officially certified chronometer self-winding movement. Stainless steel oyster case 24.0 mm in diameter. Rolex lo...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Stainless Steel and White Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Moderate scratches and wear throughout. Accessories: No Accessories Measurements: Case Size/Width: 37mm, Watch Height: 13mm, Band Width: 20mm, Wrist circumferen...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex 6565 Oyster Perpetual 14 Karat Yellow Gold Stainless Steel
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 6565 Serial: 358*** Year: 1946 Estimated Model: Oyster Perpetual Case Material: Stainless Steel Band: Custom Leather Band Bezel: 14k Yellow Gold...
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Vintage 1940s Wrist Watches

Rolex 1950s Ref 6567 Oyster Perpetual Gold Automatic Wristwatch on Bracelet
By Rolex
Located in Chicago, IL
Circa 1950s Rolex Reference 6567 Wrist Watch 34 M.M. 14k Yellow Gold 3 Piece case with Fluted Bezel, Rolex Crown, Caliber 1030, 23 Jewel Automatic, self winding movement. Original an...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

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14k Gold

Amazing Rolex Oyster Perpetual lady in yellow gold, 24mm
By Rolex
Located in Paris, Paris
ROLEX - Gold watch «Oyster Perpetual Datejust Lady» - Réf 69178 - Années 80 - Mother-of-pearl dial with Roman numerals and yellow gold skeleton hands - Hublot date at 3 o'clock - Mov...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Wrist Watches

Rolex Yellow Gold Vintage Semi Bubble Back Oyster Perpetual Manual Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in London, GB
A Rare 18k Yellow Gold Semi Bubble Back Oyster Perpetual Vintage Gents Wristwatch, silvered dial with applied hour markers, a fixed 18k yellow gold coin edge bezel, a very rare origi...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

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18k Gold

1940s Rolex Oyster Perpetual Bubble Back Wristwatch Steel Rose Gold Automatic
By Rolex
Located in Baden-Baden, DE
Unisex Rolex Oyster Perpetual bubble back wristwatch Stainless steel, polished and satin-finished Diameter without crown: 34 mm = circa 1.33" Height 12,8 mm = circa 0.50" B...
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Vintage 1940s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry

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Stainless Steel

Rolex Rose Gold Oyster Perpetual Date Watch with Original Certificate
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual Date / Ref. 8627 METAL / MATERIAL: 18 Kt. Rose Gold DIMENSIONS: 36 mm X 30 mm CIRCA: 1962/63 MOVEMENT / C...
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Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

Rolex White Gold Oyster Perpetual Midsize Automatic Wristwatch Ref 68279
By Rolex
Located in Dallas, TX
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 18k White Gold Midsize Watch 68279 - Automatic winding, 29 jewels, Quickset date, sapphire crystal. 18k white gold with fluted bezel ( 30 mm ). Oyster Silver...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

Rolex Yellow Gold Linen Dial Oyster Perpetual Datejust Watch, circa 1960s
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Datejust / Oyster Perpetual METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt. Yellow Gold DIMENSIONS: 44mm X 36mm CIRCA: 1960's MOVEMENT / CALIBER: 2...
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Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

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14k Gold, Platinum

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6548 Unisex Watch in 14 Karat White Gold/Yellow Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
In excellent condition and recently serviced by a Rolex watchmaker. Generic Strap & Buckle. Photos of actual watch. Rolex Calibre 1161, 26 Jewels. Note the second hand is not origina...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

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Yellow Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date Gold Shell Series in New Condition, circa 1972
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Date METAL / MATERIAL: Gold Shell / Gold Filled / Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 40mm X 34mm CIRCA: 1972 MO...
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Vintage 1970s Modernist Wrist Watches

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Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Vintage Gents 18 Karat Gold Silver Dial 5048
By Rolex
Located in London, GB
An 18k Rose Gold Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Vintage Gents Wristwatch, original silver dial with applied hour markers, a fixed 18k rose gold bezel, a brown leather strap with a gold ...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

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18k Gold, Rose Gold, Silver

Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Steel and Rose Gold Hooded Lugs 3065
By Rolex
Located in London, GB
A Stainless Steel & 18k Rose Gold Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Vintage Gents Wristwatch, off white dial with applied hour markers and applied arabic numbers 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12, a f...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

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18k Gold, Rose Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex Yellow Gold Stainless Steel Bubble Back Oyster Perpetual Watch, 1950
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 6084 METAL / MATERIAL: Two Tone / 14Kt. & Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 34mm CIRCA: 1950/51 M...
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Mid-20th Century Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Rose Gold with Diamond Markers26
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Good. Moderate scratches on exterior and in interior, wear in interior buckle, peeling, marks and discoloration on case back. Accessories: No Accessories Measurements: Cas...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

Materials

Rose Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Stainless Steel and White Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Very good. Wear and moderate scratches throughout. Accessories: Box Measurements: Case Size/Width: 36mm, Watch Height: 13mm, Band Width: 20mm, Wrist circumference: 7" Desi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

Materials

Stainless Steel

Rolex Ladies 6619 Oyster Perpetual Diamond Bezel Diamond Dial 18 Karat Gold
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 6619 Serial: 1525*** Model: Oyster Perpetual Case Material: 18K Yellow Gold Band: Custom Leather Band Bezel: Custom Diamond Bezel Dial: Cust...
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Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Yellow Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Automatic Watch Stainless Steel and White Gold
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Condition: Great. Minor wear and scratches throughout. Accessories: Box Measurements: Case Size/Width: 26mm, Watch Height: 11mm, Band Width: 13mm, Wrist circumference: 7" Designer: R...
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21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

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Stainless Steel

Rolex Vintage Oyster Perpetual 6567 Original Natural Patina Stainless 14K Gold
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 6567 Serial: 325*** Model: Oyster Perpetual Case Material: Stainless Steel Band: Custom Brown Leather Strap Bezel: 14K Yellow Gold Dial: Ivory -...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual DateJust "Thunder Bird" Turn-o-Graph with 18k Gold Bezel
By Rolex
Located in Braintree, GB
Rolex Oyster Perpetual DateJust "Thunder Bird" Turn-o-Graph with 18k gold bezel, Circa.1965 Ref Number : 1625 Watch Number : 783330 Gender: Mens Vintage Model : Oyster Perpetual Da...
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Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold

Rolex Yellow Gold Stainless Steel Bubble Back Oyster Perpetual Watch, 1950
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 6084 METAL / MATERIAL: Two Tone / 14Kt. & Stainless Steel DIMENSIONS: 39mm X 34mm CIRCA: 1950/51 M...
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Mid-20th Century Wrist Watches

Rolex Yellow Gold Stainless Steel Datejust Oyster Perpetual Watch Dated 1970
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Datejust / 1601 METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel / 18Kt. Yellow Gold DIMENSIONS: 43mm X 36mm CIRCA: 1970 / 71 MOVEMENT / ...
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Vintage 1970s Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona 40 Yellow Gold Mother of Pearl Diamond
By Rolex
Located in Aventura, FL
This Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona in 18 ct yellow gold, with white mother-of-pearl, diamond-set dial, and an Oyster bracelet, features an 18 ct yellow gold bezel with engraved...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Pearl, Yellow Gold

Rolex Stainless Steel and Yellow Gold Oyster Perpetual Ref 1003 from 1961
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 1003 METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel case / Yellow Gold Bezel CIRCA / YEAR: 1961 DIMENSIONS / SIZE: 40mm...
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Vintage 1960s Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Ladies Wristwatch, Stainless Automatic 2 Yr Wnty 176234
By Rolex
Located in Greensboro, NC
This is an authentic Rolex wristwatch. The watch has been professionally serviced and comes with a two-year warranty along with the Rolex presentation boxes. Brand: Rolex Oyster Per...
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Early 2000s Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold, White Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex 4467 Oyster Perpetual 18 Karat Rose Gold Bubble Back, Box and Papers
By Rolex
Located in Braintree, GB
Rolex 4467 Oyster Perpetual 18k Rose Gold Bubble Back White Dial with Leather Strap & Rolex Buckle Circa 1940's Gender: Men Model : Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Case Diameter : 36 m...
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Vintage 1940s Wrist Watches

Materials

Rose Gold, 18k Gold

Rolex 14 Karat Solid Yellow Gold Midsize Oyster Perpetual from 1965 or 1966
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual / Ref. 6551 METAL / MATERIAL: 14Kt. Solid Gold CIRCA / YEAR: 1965 or 66 DIMENSIONS / SIZE: 33mm X 27mm MOVEME...
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Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6548 Unisex Watch in 14 Karat White Gold/Yellow Gold
By Rolex
Located in Miami, FL
In excellent condition and recently serviced by a Rolex watchmaker. Generic Strap & Buckle. Photos of actual watch. Rolex Calibre 1161, 26 Jewels. Note the second hand is not origina...
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Vintage 1950s Modern Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 18k Yellow Gold Steel Champagne Dial Ladies Watch 67193
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
This watch is preowned With Good Condition. Rolex Engraving on the back case. Moderate slack on the band. Original Box and Papers are not included comes with a Chronostore presentat...
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2010s Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 1960s President 18k Gold with Leather Band #1803
By Rolex
Located in Sherman Oaks, CA
Manufacturer: Rolex Model: President Oyster Perpetual Day-Date Model #1803 Serial number: 1631314 Year: 1963 18k Yellow Gold Case Width: 35 mm (47 mm including crown) Lug-to-lug dis...
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20th Century Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold

Rolex Air-King Oyster Perpetual Steel Gold Silver Dial Unisex Watch 114234
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
This pre-owned Rolex Air-King 114234 is a beautiful Unisex timepiece that is powered by mechanical (automatic) movement which is cased in a stainless steel case. It has a round shape...
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Early 2000s Wrist Watches

Rolex 18 Karat Yellow Gold Oyster Perpetual Day Date Ref 1803 Dated 1969
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Day Date / Ref 1803 METAL / MATERIAL: 18Kt CIRCA / YEAR: 1969 DIMENSIONS / SIZE: 44mm x 36mm MOVEMENT / CALIBER: Oyster Perpetual...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold

Men's Rolex Oyster Perpetual 2940 18k Rose Gold & SS Automatic circa 1940s MA180
By Rolex
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Timeless classic, Men's Rolex 18k rose gold & stainless steel Oyster Perpetual Ref.2940 bubble back automatic dress watch, c.1945. Verified authentic by a master watchmaker. Gorgeous...
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Vintage 1940s Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold, Rose Gold

Men's Rolex Oyster Perpetual 18k Rose Gold & SS Automatic circa 1940s MA180BLK
By Rolex
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Collectible classic, Men's Rolex Ref.2940 18k rose gold & stainless steel Oyster Perpetual bubble back automatic, c.1945. Verified authentic by a master watchmaker. Gorgeous Rolex si...
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Vintage 1940s Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold, Rose Gold

Special Edition Meteorite Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 46 Factory Diamonds
By Rolex
Located in Carlsbad, CA
Brand: Rolex (Special Edition) Movement: Perpetual, Mechanical, Self-Winding, Superlative Chronometer, Swiss Made Case Diameter: 36 mm Metal: 18K White Gold Waterproof to 100 Meters ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold

Rare Wood Dial Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 18248 Automatic Wristwatch
By Rolex
Located in London, GB
An 18k Yellow Gold Oyster Perpetual Day-Date Gents Wristwatch, rare wood dial with applied hour markers, day aperture at 12 0'clock, date aperture at 3 0'clock, a fixed 18k yellow go...
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Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Rolex Datejust Blue Index Dial Box Booklets YG/SS Oyster Perpetual
By Rolex
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Has Recently Been Serviced, Polished and Will Be Time Tested Before Shipment. This Watch Includes 2 Rolex Booklets, Rolex Hang Tag, Rolex Wallet,...
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Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Gold, 18k Gold, Stainless Steel

Men’s Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6285 18 Karat Gold & SS Automatic circa 1950s MA188
By Rolex
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Luxurious icon, Men's Rolex 18k rose gold & stainless steel Oyster Perpetual Ref.6285 automatic dress watch, c.1954. Verified authentic by a master watchmaker. Gorgeous Rolex signed ...
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Vintage 1950s Wrist Watches

Materials

Rose Gold

Rolex Men's Twotone Oyster Perpetual Stainless Steel Automatic Golden Dial Watch
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
Rolex Men's Two tone Oyster Perpetual Stainless Steel Automatic Golden Dial Watch SKU: WA00006 PRIMARY DETAILS Brand: Rolex Model: ROLEX TWO TONE OYSTER PERPETUAL Country of Origi...
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2010s Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

Steel, Stainless Steel, 18k Gold

Rolex Stainless Steel Oyster Perpetual Datejust Custom Color Dial, Dated 1969
By Rolex
Located in Venice, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Rolex Watch Co. STYLE / REFERENCE: Oyster Perpetual Datejust / Ref 1601 METAL / MATERIAL: Stainless Steel / 18Kt White Gold Fluted Bezel CIRCA / YEAR: 1969 DIMENSI...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Wrist Watches

Materials

18k Gold, Stainless Steel

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 1003 Vintage Coca Cola Men's 14 Karat Gold Year 1966
By Rolex
Located in Miami, FL
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 1003 Vintage Coca Cola Mens 14K Gold 34mm Year 1966
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Vintage 1960s Modern Wrist Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 18 Karat Gold Steel White Roman Dial Ladies Watch 76193
By Rolex
Located in New York, NY
This pre-owned Rolex Oyster Perpetual 76193 is a beautiful Ladie's timepiece that is powered by a mechanical (automatic) movement which is cased in a stainless steel case. It has a r...
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Early 2000s Wrist Watches

Rolex Midsize 18k Solid Gold Oyster Perpetual 6050 Automatic, c.1948 Swiss LV794
By Rolex
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Timeless luxury, men's rare midsize 18K solid gold Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6050 bubble back automatic, c.1948. Verified authentic by a master watchmaker. Gorgeous, unrestored Rolex di...
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Vintage 1940s Retro Wrist Watches

Rolex Men's 18k Gold Oyster Perpetual 1007 Automatic, c.1967 Vintage Swiss LV934
By Rolex
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Timeless luxury, men's 18k solid gold Rolex Oyster Perpetual 1007 automatic, c.1967. Verified authentic by a master watchmaker. Gorgeous gold Rolex signed dial, applied gold indice h...
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Vintage 1960s Retro Wrist Watches

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Rolex Biography and Important Works

Ask anyone, anywhere, to name a luxury watch brand, and the answer will probably be “Rolex.” This enviable worldwide recognition can be credited in part to the genius of company founder Hans Wilsdorf. When the German-born watch dealer and his brother-in-law, Alfred Davis, set up their London enterprise, in 1905, they called it Wilsdorf & Davis, according to the traditional formula.


But Wilsdorf was determined to come up with another name that was short, would look good on a watch dial and was easy to say and remember in several languages. In 1908, he trademarked the name Rolex, and by 1920, he had moved the company to Geneva and redubbed it as Montres Rolex S.A.


But the main reasons for the brand’s success are its commitment to precision and unflagging pursuit of innovation. In 1926, the company introduced the aptly named Oyster model. With a screw-down crown and case back, both fitted with rubber gaskets, this was the first truly waterproof watch.


Five years later, Rolex upped the ante with the Oyster Perpetual. That model’s patented Perpetual movement contained a rotor mechanism enabling it to self-wind. In another trendsetting move, in 1945, the brand debuted the Datejust, with a date window prominently displayed on the dial.


The company’s two most iconic models are sports watches. Although the Submariner, which debuted in 1953, was developed as a dive watch, its waterproof case, solid construction and good looks made it a favorite of adventurers and urbanites alike, including James Bond, who wore it in classics like Dr. No and Goldfinger. The Daytona, the racing chronograph made famous by Paul Newman, is especially sought after by collectors. Newman’s personal Daytona, which hit the auction block in 2017, sold for $17.8 million.


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