1945 Rolex Oyster Shock Resisting Waffle Dial Ref. 4499
Momentum by AIX Tempora, Ltd.
ICD Brookfield Place, Al Mustaqbal St, DIFC, POBox 506645
United Arab Emirates
|Oyster Shock Resisting
|Very nice vintage condition case that is showing wear from age. The smooth bezel is in very nice condition and does not show any major dents or dings. Case numbers are faint but still readable. The crown seems to be original with Brevet cross on it.
|Bracelet / Strap
|Black leather strap with generic pin buckle
|Very nice waffle dial that has turned to a pinkish orange color. The brass indexes, coronet and 12 are recessed and some hour markers are in the form of pyramids with angular shapes. The tip of the seconds hand is in red enamel. This might have been applied later or original, cannot say as we haven't seen another example with red enamel tip. The luminous material seems to have been re-done a long time ago. The Geiger reacts to the radiation but very little