Tue, 12th Dec 2017 12:30

Watches

 
  Lot 855A
 

Sold for £1,200


Condition report
Serial number 845572
Ref number 5500
Personal inscription:
AWARDED TO W.K.M WATSON
ON COMPLETION OF 25 YEARS SERVICE
2ND DECEMBER 1961
BRIISH HYDROCARBON CHEMICALS LIMITED

Very light surface marks but overall excellent condition.

 

EARLY 1960S ROLEX OYSTER-PERPETUAL AIR KING STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC WRIST WATCH the round silver coloured dial with applied gold coloured Arabic numerals, outer seconds track, gold coloured hands, the 34mm case with personalised inscription to the reverse exterior, on a brown strap, with a Rolex clasp, 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.