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Rolex Datejust 36 Vintage 6605 Datejust Bubbleback 18kt Yellow Gold C. 1957 Officially Certified Chronometer

Pre-owned () | Year of production 1957 | Original box | No original papers
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Basic Info

Listing code J9SZM7
Brand Rolex
Model Datejust 36
Reference number 6605
Movement Automatic
Case material Yellow gold
Bracelet material Yellow gold
Year of production 1957 (Approximation)
Scope of delivery
Original box, no original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location United States of America, New York, New York
Price Price on request [Negotiable]
Availability Item is in stock


Movement Automatic
Caliber/movement 1065
Number of jewels 25


Case material Yellow gold
Case diameter 36 mm
Water resistance 10 ATM
Bezel material Yellow gold
Crystal Plexiglass
Dial Gold
Dial numerals No numerals


Bracelet material Yellow gold
Clasp material Steel




Rolex 6605 Vintage Datejust "Bubbleback" 18kt Yellow Gold Circa 1957 Officially Certified Chronometer, White Dial with Applied Yellow Gold Hour Markers, Gorgeous Yellow Gold Dauphine Hands, 18kt Yellow Gold Fluted Bezel, 36mm

This exquisite timepiece comes adorned with a bespoke exotic black alligator Camille Fournet Paris leather strap with yellow stitching, enhancing its allure and ensuring a perfect fit for the discerning wearer. Additionally, the watch is accompanied by its original 18k Gold Riveted Oyster Bracelet, boasting a Fold-Over Deployant Clasp and Engraved '76' End Pieces, adding an extra touch of rarity and exclusivity.

Step into an era of unparalleled sophistication with the Rolex 6605 Vintage Datejust 'Bubbleback,' a horological masterpiece that epitomizes timeless elegance and historic significance. Crafted in 18kt yellow gold circa 1957, this remarkable timepiece stands as a testament to Rolex's unwavering commitment to precision and artisanal craftsmanship.

Its classic 36mm case houses a pristine white dial adorned with applied yellow gold hour markers, perfectly complemented by the exquisite yellow gold Dauphine hands. Encased within an 18kt yellow gold fluted bezel, every detail exudes opulence and refinement.

The centerpiece of this horological gem is its white dial, a canvas of elegance and refinement. The date aperture at the 3 o'clock position adds a touch of vibrancy to the dial. The applied faceted gold dart hour indices and Dauphine hands provide impeccable legibility. The center sweep seconds hand adds a dynamic element to the dial, while the minute/seconds scale around the perimeter enhances its functionality.

The vintage charm of this Rolex 6605 Vintage Datejust "Bubbleback", combined with its exceptional craftsmanship and historical significance, make it a rare and coveted piece for watch connoisseurs and collectors alike. It is not just a timepiece; it's a work of art that encapsulates the essence of Rolex's enduring legacy. Wear it with pride and pass it down as a cherished heirloom, for this watch transcends time and fashion, making a statement of elegance and refinement that will never fade.

A rarity among vintage watches, the Rolex 6605 'Bubbleback' transcends generations, offering a bridge between the past and the present. Its historic lineage and timeless design make it a coveted collector's item, promising not just a luxurious accessory but a cherished heirloom destined to be treasured for years to come.

This magnificent Rolex 6605 Vintage Datejust "Bubbleback" 18kt Yellow Gold comes with its Rolex box along with all the literature documents and a full two-year extended warranty from date of purchase from our store.

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