Rolex

1965 Rolex Oyster-Perpetual Date (Ref. 1500) 14k YG

$ 4,350

 

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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. 

SPECS

Stock # RLXOP150065
Brand Rolex
Style Oyster-Perpetual Date
Model 1500
Serial 11XXXXX
Size Men's
Material 14K Yellow Gold
Dial Silver
Millimeters 34
Bracelet 2pc Handmade Leather Strap

CASE & BRACELET

The 14k yellow gold case is in impressive condition, showing minimal signs of previous polishing, and retains symmetrical and thick lugs that show light signs of honest use. The 14k yellow gold smooth bezel remains unpolished and shows light, honest signs of use. The case retains its appropriate hallmarks in clear and visible condition. The watch will come supplied on a 2pc handmade leather strap.

DIAL & HANDS

The silver sunburst dial with gold markers is in excellent and original condition, there is a small blemish to the very right of the hand stack. The tritium lume plots have aged to a golden coloration and exhibit some light degradation throughout when inspected under U.V. light. The original tritium dauphine hands have taken on a very dark patina, under U.V. light inspection the hour hand remains fully intact, the minute hand shows lume loss.

ACCESSORIES 

None. The watch was recently serviced and is running at COSC spec, back by our 1-year warranty of accurate timekeeping.