Rolco rolesium rectangular mid-size wristwatch, reference no...





Rolco rolesium rectangular mid-size wristwatch, reference no. 2174, serial no. 265xxx, circa 1930s, signed silvered two-tone sector dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, 15 jewel movement, the case marked 'Rolesium' with 'SAR' trade mark, vintage leather strap, 20mm
** Rolco was a brand name registered by Rolex in September 1927.
** Rolesium is the term used by Rolex and patented in 1932, to refer to the combination of stainless steel and platinum

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Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - surface marks and general wear consistent to the period - see images.
Glass - surface marks present.
Hands - matching.
Case - typical marks as expected for the period - see images.
Crown - adjusts correctly.
Strap - vintage strap with some wear.
Condition reports are provided for general guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained

Auction Date: 25th May 2022 at 10am

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