Rolex 9ct Rose, 1953, Gold Fancy Teardrops Lugs, Gentleman's Wristwatch
Rolex Model no 4516
This beautiful, classic rolex dates from 1953. It features a gorgeous rose gold 9ct case with large tear drop lugs. It has full British hallmarks, 9 karat gold, Glasgow, 1953. It also has a full set of 9 karat Swiss hallmarks. The case maker’s mark of Gabus Freres, Combes Sandez 1, 2400 Le Locle. (140, hammerhead mark) Gabus is a very highly regarded maker used by Rolex during this golden period.
Movement is the classic Rolex Hunter, which was the company’s hand wound flagship at the time.
The stunning black dial has been professionally restored. The watch has a replacement, modern rolex crown, yellow gold in colour.
Rolex case 32 mm wide in excellent condition. The inner case is correctly signed Rolex 4516, with UK, and swiss hallmarks.
Restored dial rolex signed with raised numbers
Replacement Rolex signed winding crown
Rolex signed Hunter movement, works perfectly
Unsigned new aftermarket Black leather strap 220mm x 14mm
Replacement second hand
This exceptional Rolex 4516 wristwatch is in excellent, condition. Just been serviced.
- 9 ct Gold 1953 Teardrop Lugs
- Reference Number
- 4516 Excellent Condition
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Rose Gold
- Material fineness
- Analogue wristwatch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn & in very good condition