Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 5

Rolex Oysterquartz Day-Date Men's 18K Gold Watch 19018

$16,250

About

Rolex Oysterquartz Day-Date Men's 18K Gold Watch 19018 - Quartz; quick-set; sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel (36mm diameter). Silver dial with stick hour markers . 18k yellow gold Oysterquartz hidden-clasp bracelet. Pre-owned with box and book.

Details

  • Creator
  • Place of Origin
    Switzerland
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1980's
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 625261stDibs: LU19716071312

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Ships From: Dallas, TX
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn More

About the Designer

Rolex

While the rise in popularity of vintage Rolex watches is of no surprise to aficionados, collectors and industry experts, when it comes to contemporary luxury wristwatches, Rolex is also often the first brand that springs to mind. Not only is the company revered for its precision timekeeping and impeccable craftsmanship, but its name was designed to be memorable.

Rolex's 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 aforementioned 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.

Find vintage Rolex watches, bracelets and more on 1stDibs.

About the Seller
4.7
Located in Dallas, TX
Recognized Seller
These prestigious sellers are industry leaders and represent the highest echelon for item quality and design.
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
Established in 1980
1stDibs seller since 2011
1,039 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
More From This Seller
  • Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038 - Automatic winding; quick-set; sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel . Black Stick Dial. 18K Yellow Gold Presi...
    Category

    20th Century Wrist Watches

  • Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038 - Automatic winding; quick-set; sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel . Black dial with stick markers. Leather ...
    Category

    20th Century Wrist Watches

  • Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038 - Automatic winding; quick-set; sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel . Custom Black Diamond Dial. Genuine Role...
    Category

    20th Century Wrist Watches

  • Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Gold Watch 18038 - Automatic winding; quick-set; sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel . White dial with black Roman numerals. G...
    Category

    20th Century Wrist Watches

  • Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Rose Gold Watch 118205
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Rolex President Day-Date Men's 18k Rose Gold Watch 118205 - Automatic winding, 31 jewels, Quickset, sapphire crystal. 18k rose gold case with smooth bezel (36mm diameter). Rose dial ...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Wrist Watches

  • 18k Gold Rolex President Day-Date Men's Watch 18238 Cream Dial
    By Rolex
    Located in Dallas, TX
    Men's Rolex President - Day-Date Watch 18238 - Automatic winding, 31 jewels, double Quickset, sapphire crystal. 18k yellow gold case with fluted bezel (36mm diameter). Ivory dial wi...
    Category

    20th Century Wrist Watches

You May Also Like

Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018
By Rolex
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018. Quartz movement. 18K yellow gold oyster case 36.0 mm in diameter. Rolex logo on a crown. 18k yellow gold fluted be...
Category

20th Century Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018
By Rolex
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018. Quartz movement. 18K yellow gold oyster case 36.0 mm in diameter. Rolex logo on a crown. 18k yellow gold fluted be...
Category

20th Century Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018
By Rolex
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rolex Oysterquartz President Day-Date Yellow Gold Mens Watch 19018. Quartz movement. 18K yellow gold oyster case 36.0 mm in diameter. Rolex logo on a crown. 18k yellow gold fluted be...
Category

20th Century Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Rolex Day-Date 18039 18K White Gold Men's Watch
By Rolex
Located in Great Neck, NY
Rolex Day-Date 18039 Men's Watch. 36mm 18K White Gold case. 18K White Gold fluted bezel. Silver dial with luminous hands and index hour marker. Minute markers on the outer dial. Dat...
Category

Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold

Rolex Day Date 1803 18K Yellow Gold Buckley Dial Men's Watch
By Rolex
Located in Great Neck, NY
Rolex Day-Date 1803 men's watch 36mm 18k yellow gold case with 18K yellow gold fluted bezel. Silver dial with black hands and black Roman numeral hour markers. Minute markers on ...
Category

20th Century Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

Rolex 19019 Day Date President Oysterquartz 18K White Gold
By Rolex
Located in San Diego, CA
Style Number: 19019 Serial: 6127*** Model: President Day Date Case Material: 18K White Gold Band: 18K White Gold Bezel: 18K White Gold Dial: Silver Face:...
Category

Vintage 1970s Wrist Watches

Rolex Day Date President 18238 18k Yellow Gold Anniversary Dial Men's Watch
By Rolex
Located in Great Neck, NY
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date President 18238 Men's Watch. 36mm 18k yellow gold case. 18k yellow gold fluted bezel. Blue anniversary dial with luminous gold hands and Arabic numera...
Category

Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Materials

Yellow Gold

1985 Rolex Men's 18K Yellow Gold President Watch Day Date 18048 w/Box
By Rolex
Located in Washington Depot, CT
1985 Rolex 18K Yellow Gold President Watch Model: 18048 Serial: 8824845 This luxury Rolex watch is set in 18K yellow gold. Fluted Bezel. Champagne Diamond Dial. Day Dial at 12 an...
Category

Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Materials

Diamond, Yellow Gold

Rolex Day Date 1803 18K White Gold Mens Watch
By Rolex
Located in Great Neck, NY
Rolex Day-Date 1803 Mens Watch. 36mm 18k white gold case with  18K white gold fluted bezel. Silver dial with silver-tone hands and index hour markers. Minute markers on the outer dia...
Category

Vintage 1960s Wrist Watches

Materials

White Gold

Rolex Day Date 18038 President Men's Watch
By Rolex
Located in Great Neck, NY
Rolex Day-Date President 18038 Men's Watch. 36MM 18k Yellow gold case with fluted bezel. Silver dial with gold hands and index hour markers. Date display at the 3 o'clock position. D...
Category

Vintage 1980s Wrist Watches

Recently Viewed

View More

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery