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Lot 854 (Watches, 10th April 2018)

Sold for £900

Condition report
In worn condition with general scratches to the case.
In working condition at the present time.
Replacement crown intact – hands changing as they should.
Dial discoloured and spotted with a large scratch at the 4 hour marker.
Second hand is corroded.
Minute hand is discoloured.
Caseback scratched.
Generic strap and buckle are intact.
Strap is in worn condition – discoloured to the underside.
Caseback has not been opened.


GENTLEMAN'S ROLEX OYSTER NINE CARAT GOLD MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH 1940s, the round buff dial with applied gold Arabic hour markers, subsidiary seconds at 6, railroad outer seconds track in black, blued steel leaf hands, 30mm cushion shaped case, with 39602, 2941 to the caseback, on a later generic strap, lacking box and papers

The condition of watches offered at auction varies widely due to factors including age, possible restoration, repair and general wear and tear. Condition reports relate to watches’ condition at the time of inspection by McTear’s specialists, McTear’s cannot guarantee watches to function beyond that point. Watches are not tested in house for accuracy, duration or water tightness. Buyers should assume that all watches purchased will require regular servicing to be useable and reliable. If McTear’s have been unable to open a watch case safely then the completeness and functionality of the movement within cannot be commented on or guaranteed. McTear’s cannot offer any form of guarantee that movements and/or all component parts are original to any watch.