Gold Tudor / Rolex Royal vintage wristwatch, hallmarked 1954
A 9ct yellow gold mid-sized manually wound wristwatch with ‘honeycomb’ dial
This watch’s ‘honeycomb’ textured dial has a wonderful warmth from the light and even patina to the cream coloured surface. The 9ct yellow gold case was made for Rolex by the Dennison case company and is a Dennison model 12324. Manually wound, the watch is powered by a Tudor calibre 1156 movement with 17 jewels.
[M] Tudor calibre 1156 manually wound movement, lever escapement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, 18,000 BPH, Kif shock absorber [D] patinated cream coloured honeycomb textured dial, outer matt finished minute/seconds track, raised gold coloured Arabic and arrow-head numerals, feuille hands, centre seconds [C] 9ct yellow gold case with polished finish, chamfered bezel, angular lugs, snap-on case back [S] case, dial and movement signed
Diameter excluding winding crown: 30mm
Length including lugs: 37.5 mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 9.5mm
Strap width/lug gauge: 16mm
All our watches have been fully serviced and overhauled and are sold with a one year guarantee and detailed Black Bough certificate. This watch is accompanied by a Black Bough fitted presentation box.