Lot 1799 , A gentlemans early 1960s stainless steel Rolex Oyster Perpetual Air-King Precision wrist watch,
A gentleman's early 1960's stainless steel Rolex Oyster Perpetual Air-King Precision wrist watch, model no. 5500, serial no. 7140860, on stainless steel Rolex bracelet, case diameter 35mm ex. crown.
Winding crown does not wind or screw down flush with the main body and is loose. Scratches to the dial cover. Dial in good order. Minor nicks and scratches to the case back and sides, consistent with age and some use. Numerous scratches to the bracelet. Watch currently ticking. Hands do not adjust due to crown issue. Unable to remove case back.
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Sold for £1,500