1956 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Chronometer Stepped Dial (VW675)
We are very pleased to present in beautiful original condition this extremely rare and collectable 1956 stainless steel vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Chronometer. This Rolex has a very rare stepped dial having the hour markers placed in the recessed area, few of these dial types were ever produced making this an important timepiece. The original folded Oyster link bracelet is the rare expanding/sprung type, these were produced in limited numbers and highly sought after.
The genuine top quality stainless steel vintage Rolex ref: 6564 case is in mint original condition. The case measures 34mm in diameter excluding the signed screw down Oyster winding crown. The screw in case back is signed ‘MONTRES ROLEX SA GENEVA SWITZERLAND STAINLESS STEEL 6564 1.56’, the serial number 125xxx and case back both date this Rolex to 1956. This case has the correct highly polished sides and contrasting brushed satin lug shoulders, the silver stepped dial is framed by a stainless steel highly polished bezel.
The original first generation 19mm stainless steel ref: 6635 Rolex Oyster folded link expanding bracelet is in superb condition and is a very rare and desired type. The bracelet is complete with 13 links, this will fit a 20cm wrist or can be adjusted down at the clasp. This Rolex bracelet has the correct highly polished sides and brushed satin finish to the top.
The original sunburst silver stepped dial is in superb original condition and is an extremely rare and sought after type, looking absolutely superb in natural light. The dial has very attractive silver hour markers with doubles on the quarters making them really stand out from the dial, the silver sword hands and contrasting blue steel seconds sweep contrast beautifully with the silver dial. The dial is signed ‘ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL OFFICIALLY CERTIFIED SWISS’ with the raised silver Rolex crown logo in the twelve position.
The high grade automatic ‘Butterfly Rotor’ 25 Jewel Swiss made Rolex caliber 1030 chronometer movement is in superb condition and is keeping excellent time over a 36hr period, this movement has been well cared for over the years and has had a recent service. The watch winds and sets smoothly. The movement is signed ‘MONTRES ROLEX SA GENEVA SWISS 25 JEWELS ADJUSTED FIVE 5 POSITIONS AND TEMPERATURE 1030’.
This Rolex is supplied with a Vintage Winders Authentication Certificate, a Vintage Winders receipt/warranty document and instructions for care and use supplied in a Vintage Winders glossy folder. The certificate and receipt contain full details of the watch including make, model, serial number, movement caliber and bracelet/strap type.
A very rare and collectable Rolex Oyster Perpetual, presented in ready to wear condition.
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
1030 Chronometer, Automatic
Satin Silver 'Stepped'
Rolex Oyster Expanding Folded Link
Vintage Winders Presentation Box
Vintage Winders Authentication
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