Rolex

1975 Rolex Ladies Date (Ref. 6917) Taupe Radial Dial

$ 5,500

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

 1973 Rolex Datejust (Ref. 6916) Lapis Dial

SPECS

Stock # RLXLD6917
Brand Rolex
Style Ladies Datejust
Model 6917
Serial 38XXXXX
Size Women's
Material Stainless Steel
Dial Taupe "Radial"
Millimeters 26
Bracelet Rolex Folded-Link Oyster Bracelet W/ 366 End Pieces

CASE & BRACELET

The excellent case retains very thick and symmetrical lugs that show minimal evidence of previous polishing and gentle wear. The white gold fluted bezel features crisp dimensions and almost no signs of use. The case back retains the "Registered Design" engraving. The watch comes supplied on a Rolex folded-link Oyster bracelet with 366 end pieces that retains 11 links that show minimal stretch and will fit up to a 6-inch wrist.

DIAL & HANDS

The original and stunning taupe sunburst dial features a "radial" minute track, the dial itself is in exceptional condition with no damage present and the only elements of age are invisible to the naked eye. The tritium lume plots exhibit no degradation under UV light inspection and have achieved a charming beige patina. The original tritium hands match the dial perfectly with no degradation shown when inspected under UV light. The metallic date wheel is original with "open" 6's and 9's.

ACCESSORIES 

None. The watch is keeping time, but the service history is unknown. A movement service can be provided upon request.