1964 Rolex Day Date Pink Gold Black Lacquer Dial Ref. 1803
Black Gilt dial - we have here a very early example of the reference 1803 made in 18K pink gold. The watch is retained in a beautiful original condition with healthy lugs, sharp and crisp edges, the hallmarks are all visible. This stunning watch houses a stunning black Gilt dial with dagger indexed, one you don't see very often. The surface of the dial is super glossy and doesn't show any wear to the naked eye. The gilt graphics on the dial have a strong copper hue matching beautifully the pink gold watch. The luminous material is original and matching the hands. Black Gilt dial and Pink gold is one of the best combinations in the watch world and has always taken the limelight. Considering that this watch is 58 years-old, it is astonishing to see in what condition it is. We have no words ti express the beauty of this watch, it is just incredible.
|Case||Very good 18K Pink gold case that is only showing little wear from age for a 58 years-old watch. The lugs remain healthy and well defined, the fluted bezel is in very good condition. Case numbers and hallmarks are clear and intact|
|Bracelet / Strap||Very good full length and matching Swiss President bracelet signed G/F (Gay Freres) with old style clasp|
|Dial||Excellent black gilt dial with applied pink gold claw markers. The dial surface remains in excellent condition and shows a full glossy finish. All luminous dots are fully present and matching the hands. The day is displayed in Portuguese language and lets us assume the watch has been produced for the Brazilian market|