20th Mar, 2024 14:45

Master of Time | Rolex, Cartier, Breitling, Omega

  Lot 827


dating to 1943, the round cream dial with Arabic hour markers, railroad outer seconds track in black, lume filled hands with red seconds hand, Oyster Patent 'monks head' crown, 23mm case with 235268 to the exterior, 3640 to the interior, signed 'Oyster Watch Co, RWC.Ltd' on a modern blue leather strap, lacking 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, 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.


Sold for £340
Estimated at £500 - £700

Condition Report

MOVEMENT: Not ticking at present.
WEAR: Generally worn.
DIAL: Discoloured.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Fair condition.
CROWN: Intact.
BRACELET/STRAP: Lightly worn.

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