Lot 800 (The Watches Auction, 13th August 2019)
Sold for £210
Caseback has not been opened in house
Good condition overall
Small scratches all over case consistent with age and use
Wind and ticks at present
Hands can be set
Crown does not sit snug against case, some movement
Crown possibly not original, brassy colour
Dial discoloured, dirty
Green colour to crystal edge
LADY'S ROLEX STANDARD MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH,
1940s, the round white dial with Arabic numerals in gold, railroad outer seconds track in black with Arabic numerals, inner 24 hour track in red, lume pencil hands, centre seconds hand in red, 23mm case, on a generic strap, in box, with guarantee not completed by retailer and retailer's guarantee, 'Eaton watch guarantee'
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