Steel Tudor Oyster Prince Ref. 7965 vintage wristwatch, dated 1962
A stainless steel automatic centre seconds wristwatch
Dating to 1962, this Tudor wristwatch has a classic silvered dial with applied steel coloured triangular indexes. The robust stainless steel Rolex Oyster case has a smooth chamfered bezel and typical screw-down crown and case back.
This watch has been fitted with a handmade Christopher Clarke for Black Bough traditional pig skin leather strap. As part of the watch’s service and overhaul it has been pressure tested for water-resistance for depths up to 100 metres.
[M] Tudor calibre 2461 automatic movement, lever escapement, 25 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, 18,000 BPH, Kif shock absorber [D] silvered dial, applied steel coloured triangular indexes with luminescent dots above, luminescent hands (please note that luminescence will have naturally dulled with age), outer black minutes/seconds track, centre seconds, luminescent tapered and faceted baton hands [C] stainless steel Rolex Oyster case with polished finish, the tops of the lugs and centre of the case back with satin finish, smooth chamfered bezel, screw-down Rolex crown and case back [S] case, dial, movement and crown signed
Diameter excluding winding crown: 34.5mm
Length including lugs: 41mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 10.5mm
Strap width/lug gauge: 19mm