~ 9ct Gold Rolex Tudor Wristwatch With Gold Plated Bracelet c1955 ~
A 9ct gold Tudor watch with gold plated bracelet by Rolex.
The watch has a 9ct gold case, bezel and crown.
It has a white dial with engine turned detailing and has both Arabic numerals and triangular hour markers in gold.
It has two gold hands and features a subsidiary seconds dial.
The dial is named ‘Tudor’ below the company’s rose emblem and also reads ‘Swiss’.
The case back is marked to the inside ‘Dennison Made in England for Rolex’ with serial numbers of ‘12856’ and ‘701787’.
It is hallmarked for 9ct gold, Birmingham with a date of 1955 and a makers mark of ‘ALD’.
The manual wind 15 rubies movement is named ‘Tudor’ and has a calibre no. of ‘1260’. It is marked ‘Swiss Made’.
The watch comes on a gold plated ‘Speidel’ stretch bracelet.
~ Dimensions ~
The dial has a diameter of 2.8cm and the watch is 3.2cm across the bezel including crown.
The bracelet has an inner diameter of 19cm (7 ½ inches).
The watch and bracelet together weigh 55g.
~ Condition ~
The dial is a little grubby and the minute hand is a little raised but is otherwise in good condition.
There crystal has a few light scratches
The gold case has light general wear and a light dent to the reverse.
The bracelet is in a decent condition.