Watch Stunning BLACK Roman Dial + Rolex Box. The ROLEX Bubbleback is a rare timepiece in the history of watch making.
Nicknamed for its unmistakable protruding case back; this watch captures the style and imagination of the 1930s, a decade when Rolex introduced some of its most daring innovations in horology. Today the Rolex Bubbleback is coveted by serious collectors the world over not least of all because it is still ticking nicely. Yet the Bubbleback by ROLEX is all the rarer as it was only produced for less than twenty years after first appearing in the mid 1930s. The Rolex Oyster Bubbleback gets its distinctive rounded case from the unusually thick automatic movement and rotor that, turning on a pivot, sets the winding of the mainspring in motion. It is an ingenious piece of manufacturing that announces itself rather boldly on the wrist as a result of its larger parts.
This is a Stunning and RARE ROLEX Oyster "Bubble Back" CHRONOMETER w. Watch in EXCELLENT CONDITION, made for the N. AMERICAN MARKET around the period of the Second World War (1940's). This fine example has a STUNNING BLACK luminous DIAL and a fine, great condition OYSTER CASE. It is running strongly, winding properly and keeping good time.
Is correctly signed by ROLEX on the Dial, orig. Oyster BB Crown, Case and the Movement. AUTHENTICITY of this timepiece is GUARANTEED! For those who may not be familiar with Rolex watches, the OYSTER name refers to the case, which was waterproof. The range was first introduced in 1927 and at the time, it was one of the most innovative and highly acclaimed developments in the functionality of the wristwatch.
The untouched CASE WITH rare ROUND LUGS approx. 31 mm x 39 mm from tip to tip is in very good condition. The inside of the back cover is marked "ROLEX, BREVETE GENEVE SUISSE" Ref.
There are no dents or scratches on the case. The perfectly working, tight fitting Original ROLEX OYSTER Bubble Back CROWN is correctly signed for this time period ROLEX watch: "ROLEX OYSTER ". The BEAUTIFUL BLACK DIAL with rare ROMAN Numerals is in VERY GOOD CONDITION hard to find! And properly signed ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL , CHRONOMETER and SWISS at the very bottom. The dial shows raised 12 hour ROMAN numerals.The original Dauphin hands are in good condition (luminous still working). The domed Crystal is clean and clear with no scratches visible to the naked eye. The AUTOMATIC MOVEMENT is in VERY GOOD working order - It is correctly signed by ROLEX; it is running strongly and keeping good time. The movement has been well maintained over the years and has been given a full service a couple of years ago. The watch is fitted with a black genuine Calf Leather strap.
This is a highly collectible, rare watch of a type which seldom comes up for sale in this great condition. It will make a worthy addition to anyone's collection, as well as being a perfectly functional and very eye catching watch to wear. ROLEX BOX AND CLOTH INCLUDED.
THIS GENUINE ROLEX WATCH, still underrated, IS GUARANTEED to APPRECIATE IN VALUE in the near future because of its RARITY; don't miss this watch! Please view all of my pictures of this item for physical condition since they are. - -- I try to describe the item with utmost accuracy. - - In case of a discrepancy, you must contact me within 2 days of receiving the item. PLEASE VIEW MY OTHER AUCTIONS BY SIMPLY CLICKING ON THE LINK PROVIDED above; lots of interesting items, more to come soon.Vintage watches are often smaller than watches common nowadays. To avoid inconvenience, Please take a moment to examine the size and make sure it meets your expectations. The item "GENUINE 1940's ROLEX Oy. Watch Stunning BLACK DIAL + BOX" is in sale since Wednesday, February 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "ubiquist" and is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This item can be shipped worldwide.