MADE CIRCA: 1935
MATERIAL: 18ct White & Yellow Gold
MOVEMENT: Manual Mechanical
CASE DIAMETER: 24mm
Curiously known as the ‘Doctor’s Watch’ due to its popularity in the 1930’s as a gift from grateful patients to their health care professional because of its ease of legibility, the Rolex Prince is one of Rolex’s most iconic wristwatches.
This particular piece bares, as the dial indicates, a ‘Certified Precision’ movement. This type of movement was developed by Rolex as their finest and highest quality design.
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- Elvis Presley, American rock & roll singer, guitarist and film actor is born.