1973 Rolex Oyster-Perpetual Date (Ref. 1500) "Black Dial"


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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 # RLXOP150073
Brand Rolex
Style Oyster-Perpetual Date
Model 1500
Serial 31XXXXX
Size Men's
Material SS
Dial Black
Millimeters 34
Bracelet Rolex C+I Oyster Rivet Bracelet


The strong case has been lightly polished in the past and retains full and even lugs. The smooth stainless steel bezel remains in excellent condition with little wear. The Rolex C+I Oyster rivet bracelet retains 12 links and shows light stretch from use.


The gorgeous matte black dial is in excellent condition without markings or blemishes. The tritium lume plots have taken on a nice warm patina, and show no degradation under U.V. light inspection. The original tritium hands have aged a few shades darker than the dial and exhibit no degradation under U.V. light inspection. The metallic date wheel is era correct with open 6's and 9's.


None. The watch was recently serviced and is running at spec.