Lot 752 (The Watches Auction, 21st May 2019)
Sold for £10,000
In good condition.
General scratches to the case.
Some slight nicks to the case and lugs.
Buildup between the bezel insert and crystal.
Bezel rotating smoothly.
Dial in good condition.
All hands and markers intact.
Crown intact; hands and date changing.
Bracelet scratched - minimal stretch.
Clasp scratched - in working order.
Box and papers in good condition.
RARE: GENTLEMAN'S ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE GMT-MASTER II STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC 'BATMAN' WRIST WATCH,
model no. 116710 BLNR, serial no. 256608E9 and purchased in 2014 all from papers, the round black dial with applied dot, wedge and baton hour markers, date aperture at 3, outer seconds track in white, black and blue bi-directional bezel to the 40mm case, on a stainless steel Oyster bracelet strap with foldover clasp, in box, with outer box and swing tag, with receipts, with papers, in original Hamilton & Inches retail bag
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