1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"
1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"

1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1603) "Wide Boy"


The Rolex Datejust is one of the most iconic and most beloved Rolex watches ever made, even though the Datejust was launched in 1945 it has remained a timeless classic and is instantly recognizable as an item of refined quality and functional design.This Datejust can be worn just as easily with a suit as it can be with jeans and a tee-shirt. This piece would make a great start for a new vintage collector, or be a great addition to an expanding collection. 

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This specific 1973 Datejust Ref. 1603 is a unique variant, commonly referred to as the "Wide Boy" as the marker and hand configuration are much wider in look and design than the typical stick markers and baton hands more commonly found on Datejust references of the same era. This Ref.1603 retains its original engine turned bezel

SPECS

Stock # RLXDJWB1971
Brand Rolex
Style Datejust
Model 1603
Serial 32XXXXX
Size Men's
Material SS
Dial Silver "Wide Boy"
Millimeters 36
Bracelet None, Tan Suede Leather Strap

CASE & BRACELET

The case shows signs of very minor polishing. The original engine turned bezel provides a classic and versatile look. Watch comes on a tan rough out handmade leather strap.

DIAL & HANDS

The dial of this specific 1973 Datejust Ref. 1603 is a unique variant that is commonly referred to as the "Wide Boy" as the marker and hand configuration are much wider in look and design than the typical stick markers and baton hands more commonly found on Datejust references of the same era. "Wide Boy" dial and cigarette style hands are in excellent condition show bright lume with no degradation.

ACCESSORIES 

None. Watch was just serviced and running at COSC spec. The watch will come with a 1-year warranty of accurate time keeping.