1987 Rolex Oyster Perpetual ‘Quick Set’ Datejust (VW691)
Presented in close to mint condition is this very desirable and rare 1987 stainless steel vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust which is one of the very first Datejust’s of its type having the famous caliber 3135 movement and Sapphire glass. This stunning Rolex is also the sought after smooth bezel version and has had the original Jubilee bracelet fully refurbished with all new link rivets making it ready for the next 30 years.
The genuine top quality stainless steel vintage Rolex ref: 16200 case is in mint condition. The case measures 36mm in diameter excluding the signed screw down Rolex winding crown. The screw in case back is signed ‘MONTRES ROLEX SA GENEVA SWITZERLAND STAINLESS STEEL 16200’, the serial number R57xxxx dates this Rolex to 1987. This Oyster case has the correct highly polished sides with contrasting brushed satin lug shoulders, the attractive sunburst dial is framed with a stainless steel highly polished smooth bezel.
The original 20mm stainless steel Rolex Jubilee ‘D’ link bracelet has been fully rebuilt having had all new link rivets fitted. The bracelet is in gleaming condition and is now back to factory tolerances. This Jubilee bracelet is complete with 20 links, this will fit a 19.5cm wrist or can be adjusted down at the clasp. The bracelet has the correct highly polished centre sections and contrasting brushed satin finish to the outer links.
The original sunburst vanilla silver dial is in superb condition and is a desired type. The dial has very attractive silver hour markers with faceted detail making them really stand out from the dial, the silver hands and seconds sweep contrast beautifully with the sunburst dial. The dial is signed ‘ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL DATEJUST SUPERLATIVE CHRONOMETER OFFICIALLY CERTIFIED SWISS MADE’ with the raised silver Rolex crown logo in the twelve position. The new sapphire glass is in mint condition.
The high grade automatic 31 Jewel Swiss made Rolex caliber 3135 chronometer quick set date movement is in mint condition and is keeping excellent time over a 36hr period, this movement has been well cared for over the years and has just benefitted from a full service/overhaul. The watch winds and sets smoothly. The movement is signed ‘MONTRES ROLEX SA GENEVA SWISS THIRTY ONE 31 JEWELS ADJUSTED 5 POSITIONS AND TEMPERATURE 3135’.
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.
An absolutely stunning Datejust and one of the first of its type, presented in ready to wear condition.
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Quickset Datejust
3135 Chronometer, Automatic
Stainless Steel Rolex Jubilee 'D' Link
Vintage Winders Presentation Box
Vintage Winders Authentication
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