Rolex

*Unpolished* 1987 Rolex Ladies Datejust 18K YG (Ref. 69178) Tiger's Eye Stone Dial

$ 12,250

The Rolex Datejust is one of the most iconic and beloved Rolex watches ever made, ever since 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 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

This Tiger's Eye stone dial ladies Datejust ref. 69178 offers unparalleled natural beauty and is a stunning example of the rare exotic Rolex stone dials. The strikingly rich blue coloration contrasts perfectly with the 18K solid yellow gold case that surrounds it. A classic fluted bezel and lack of dial markers accentuate the simple sophistication of the piece, making it appropriate to wear for nearly any occasion.

SPECS

Stock # RLXLDJ69178TE
Brand Rolex
Style Ladies Datejust
Model 69178
Serial 98XXXXX
Size Women's
Material 18K Yellow Gold
Dial Tiger's Eye Stone
Millimeters 26
Bracelet Rolex 18K YG 8570 "Hidden-Clasp" President Bracelet

CASE & BRACELET

The unpolished 18K yellow gold case shows gentle signs of use with crisp factory finishing and dimensions throughout. The unpolished 18K yellow gold fluted bezel is sharp with very minimal signs of previous use. The case back is also in excellent condition with the "Original Rolex Design" factory engraving remaining deep and crisp. The original Rolex 18K yellow gold 8570 hidden-clasp President bracelet retains 32 links that show minimal stretch for the style and age of the bracelet and will fit a 5 3/4-inch wrist.

DIAL & HANDS

The virtually flawless and original Tiger's Eye stone dial is a stunning feat of craftsmanship, featuring a plethora of contrasting light and dark ribbons of color within the natural grain of the stone. The original non-luminous gold hands are in flawless condition as well. The 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.