1959 Rolex Oyster-Perpetual (Ref. 1002)


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This Rolex Oyster Perpetual would make a great start for a new vintage collector, or be a great addition to an expanding collection as a daily driver and would provide a classic feel while bringing a unique look while worn on the wrist. 


Stock # RLXOP1002
Brand Rolex
Style Oyster-Perpetual
Model 1002
Serial 520XXX
Size Men's
Material SS
Dial Silver
Millimeters 34
Bracelet Rolex JB Champion "Made in USA" Oval Link Jubilee W/ 49 End Pieces


The thick case has been lightly polished in the past showing light wear from use. The smooth stainless steel bezel remains in excellent condition, exhibiting little to no wear. The Rolex "Made in USA" oval link Jubilee bracelet with 49 end pieces remains in excellent vintage condition showing normal stretch for this bracelets style and age.


The gorgeous silver dial has taken on a wonderful warm patina and shows light aging. The original radium lume plots have taken on a dark coloration and exhibit no degradation under U.V. light inspection. The dauphine hour and minute hands and blued steel sweep-seconds hand remain original to the watch, the hour and minute hands no longer have lume present.


None. The watch was fully serviced and running at COSC spec backed by a 1-year warranty on the movement.