Men's Rolex Air-King Oyster Perpetual Kuwait Military Eagle Dial ref. 5500 made in 1988. The watch is in a fully working order and is in good condition, with surface scratches that are to be expected on any watch of this age.
Originally, the history of the Air king steams from the popularity of British RAF pilots in the 1930´s. Since then, the style and prestige has stayed with the Rolex watches name. The Air King is simple, beautiful and worth every penny. This is a very rare model designed specially for Kuwait Military.
At the heart of this watch is a legendary automatic high grade movement calibre 1520, on 26 jewels.
This model features a original champagne color dial with champagne color hour markers, signed "Rolex Oyster Perpetual Air King" , "-T Swiss T- ".Also this dial has special Kuwait Military Eagle logo. Beautiful gold hours, minutes, and a central second hands.
The winding crown is completely original and correctly signed with the famous “Rolex” logo.
The 34mm (1,33 inch) stainless steel case excluding the crown and 40mm (1,57 inch) from lug to lug is in good condition.
Its Oyster case, with its screw down Twin-lock winding crown.
The watch is presented on original stainless steel Oyster bracelet around 20cm (7,87 inch) including watch case, with original clasp signed "Rolex", with the “Rolex” logo .
Please see photos.
Model: Air-King Oyster Perpetual
Model Case: Stainless Steel, 34mm (1,33 inch) excluding the crown
Serial/Year: R24XXXXX/ 1988
Movement: Automatic movement calibre 1530, on 26 jewels
Glass : Original Rolex
Features: Centre hour, minute and seconds hands
Crown: Original Rolex
Dial: Original Champagne dial
Bracelet: Original Oyster stainless steel bracelet around 20cm (7,87 inch) including watch case, with original clasp signed "Rolex", with the “Rolex” logo
Other specifications: No box, no papers included.
It is a perfect addition to your watch collection.
You can also use these wonderful watches as a gift to your friends.
The watch will be carefully packed and shipped highly insured.
Item will be shipped from our European logistics center in Vilnius, Lithuania as an priority registered parcel by DHL Express (2 - 3 working days).
Watches are sold as-is, and there is no guarantee of to be waterproof or movement accuracy, due to the nature of vintage watches.
Please view all the pictures carefully as they form an integral part of the description.
Any defects not mentioned but visible in the pictures will be considered as described.
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- Air-King Kuwait Military Eagle Dial
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- Analogue wristwatch
- Shipped Insured
- In working condition with visible traces of use