22038 POW

Pre-Owned Rolex Datejust Gents Chronometer Model 1601/8

Pre-Owned Rolex Datejust 18ct Gold Oyster Perpetual Wristwatch in Very Good Condition, considering its age, with some minor marks. Model 1601/8  Manufactured 1969/70  Boxed with Service Papers.

Our price: SOLD

Shop code: 22038


This is a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 18ct gold wristwatch with an 18ct fluted bezel, president bracelet and champagne baton dial.  It has a date window display at the 3 o’clock position. This is the 1601/8 model. It was manufactured in 1969/70 and comes with box and service papers dated 2020.

The famous 36mm Oyster case houses a Rolex self-winding movement with calibre 1575. This movement with perpetual rotor has obtained the official title of Swiss Chronometer.  It is in full working order. This watch has recently been back to Rolex UK Service Centre where a full service was carried out including fitting a new dial, hands and full refurbishment.

The watch comes with the original Rolex box including outer as well as instruction booklet, swing ticket, Rolex suede service sleeve and Rolex service papers dated February 2020 and has a 1-year guarantee from ourselves.

Case Condition: Very good with minor age related marks. Bracelet condition: Very good with minor scratches and stretch considering its age. Dial condition: Excellent with no noticeable marks. Glass condition: Excellent with no noticeable marks. Will fit a wrist size up to 208mm.

Introduced in 1945 the Oyster Perpetual Datejust was the first wristwatch to feature a date display, clearly visible with a special magnifying Cyclops lens. It has since become a classic design, that never goes out of fashion. An official chronometer rating is given to this self winding, perpetual movement housed in the 36mm case. A plexi-glass protects the champagne baton dial. It has a 18ct gold president bracelet with fold over concealed clasp.

  • Excellent Condition Considering its Age
  • Box and Service Papers
  • 18ct Yellow Gold

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