1971 Rolex Datejust Ref. 1600
|Case||Very nice stainless steel case with smooth bezel that has been polished in the past.Reference and serial numbers are clearly visible|
|Bracelet / Strap||Very good and matching 7836 folded Oyster bracelet with little wear from age only, 12 links|
|Dial||Rare slate grey dial with creamy stick markers and matching hand set. The lume plots have aged to a vivid light brown adding character to the dial|
Released in 1945 to celebrate the brand’s 40th anniversary, the Datejust was the first automatic chronometer wristwatch to indicate the date through a window on the dial. The Datejust is characterized by its date window under the ‘cyclops’ window. Iconic vintage Datejusts were made in 36mm case diameter, with a range of steel and precious metal versions.