1975 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 1600) "Wide Boy Dial"

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 1975 Datejust Ref. 1600 is a very unique variant, this matte black dail is commonly referred to as the "Wide Boy" as the markers 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. 



Stock # RLXDJ1970-5
Brand Rolex
Style Datejust
Model 1600
Serial 39XXXXX
Size Men's
Material SS
Dial Matte Black "Wide Boy"
Millimeters 36
Bracelet 2pc Horween Leather Strap (Lunar Grey)


The lightly polished case is thick and shows almost no wear from use. The original smooth bezel is in perfect condition and accents the dial perfectly. Watch comes supplied on a 2pc leather strap of your choosing.


The stunning matte black "Wide Boy" dial of this specific 1975 Datejust Ref. 1600 is very unique and very rarely seen, creating a stunning appearance that isnt commonly seen. The lume of the dial and hands match perfectly in coloration although we believe the hands to be a later service tritium set of replacement hands. The dial and hands exbibit no lume degradation when inspected under UV light.


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