*Unpolished* 1970 Rolex Oyster-Perpetual Date (Ref. 1501) Taupe Dial

1963 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date (Ref. 1501)

This unique and highly functional would make a great start for a new vintage collector, or be a great addition to an expanding collection. Providing a classic feel while bringing an elevated look on wrist. 


Stock # RLXOP1501-70
Brand Rolex
Style Oyster-Perpetual Date
Model 1501
Serial 24XXXXX
Size Men's
Material Stainless Steel
Dial Taupe
Millimeters 34
Bracelet Rolex 7205 Oyster Rivet Bracelet W/ 60 End Pieces


The exceptional case remains completely unpolished with sharp factory finishing and dimensions throughout while showing only gentle signs of previous use. The original stainless steel engine-turned bezel is also unpolished and in excellent condition. The case back retains crisp factory finishing and remains unpolished as well with gentle signs of use. The Rolex 7205 Oyster Rivet bracelet with 60 end pieces retains 11 links that show mild stretch and will fit up to a 7 1/4-inch wrist.


The uncommon and impressively attractive taupe sunburst dial is in flawless original condition, showing no damage or age at all. The tritium lume plots have taken on a beautiful creamy patina and exhibit no degradation under U.V. light inspection. The original tritium hands match the dial and show no degradation when inspected under U.V. light. The metallic gold date wheel is original with open 6's and 9's.


None. The watch was recently serviced and is keeping time perfectly, backed by a 1-year warranty on accurate timekeeping.

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