PREVIEW-Christie's Geneva Auction on 13th May 2013

Preview: Christie’s Geneva Auction on 13th May 2013

Every year in the month of May, vintage Rolex watch collectors congregate in Geneva, Switzerland for one of the most important auctions held by Christie’s – a renowned establishment with a tradition of offering rare and exotic timepieces via a bidding proxy channel.

Here is the preview of the vintage Rolex timepieces by Christie’s to be held on 13th May 2013 in Geneva. Much thanks to long time collector, jatucka (rob) for posting this preview on VRF. Credits of below information and images go to Nathalie Monbaron.  

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Rolex. A very fine and extremely rare 18K gold chronograph wristwatch with bracelet, retailed by Hermes, Daytona, Paul Newman model, ref. 6241, manufactured circa 1968
Estimate: CHF 200,000-300,000
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Rolex. An extremely rare, historically important and very attractive stainless steel continous flyback-chronograph wristwatch with black California dial, revolving bezel, strainless steel bracelet, Ref.3346, Case No. 146276, Oyster Zerographe, Circa 1940
Estimate: CHF 250,000 – 350,000
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Rolex. A very fine and rare 18K gold triple calendar chronograph wristwatch with luminous hands and hour markers, Ref. 6036, case no. 944072, circa 1953 
Estimate: CHF 80,000 – 140,000
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Rolex. A very attractive and rare stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with luminous dial and bracelet ref. 6034, circa 1952 
Estimate: CHF 40,000 – 60,000
christies-auction-may-2013-005Rolex. An extremely fine and rare stainless steel triple calendar chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial and luminous numerals ref. 4767, circa 1947 
Estimate: CHF 120,000 – 180,000
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Rolex. An extremely rare and highly attractive 18K gold chronograph wristwatch with champagne dial and white numerals inside the subsidiary dials, Ref. 6264, circa 1970 
Estimate: CHF 150,000 – 250,000
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Rolex. A highly charismatic and extremely rare stainless steel automatic sweep centre seconds wristwatch with bracelet and brown-colored “Four-Liner” dial, Ref. 6538, circa 1959 
Estimate: CHF 150,000 – 250,000
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Rolex. A rare stainless steel dual time wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date, expandable bracelet, bakelite bezel, Guarantee and box, Ref. 6542, circa 1959 
Estimate: CHF 50,000 – 80,000
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Rolex. A very attractive and extremely rare stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with “Tropical” dial, Ref. 6034, circa 1953 
Estimate: CHF 100,000 – 150,000
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Rolex. A fine, rare and attractive stainless steel triple calendar chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial, Ref. 6236, circa 1960 
Estimate: CHF 120,000 – 180,000christies-auction-may-2013-011
Rolex. An extremely fine, rare and attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with champagne dial, telemetre and tachymetre scales and bracelet, Ref. 3525, circa 1942christies-auction-may-2013-012
Rolex. An exceptionally rare and elegant 18K gold and diamond-set automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, black lacquer dial, date and bracelet, Ref. 6105, circa 1951 
Estimate: CHF 60,000 – 90,000
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