1978 Rolex Day Date Platinum Ref. 1804
Platinum 1804 - in our constant quest for rare and fine Day Dates we come across quite a few examples which stand out because of dials and factory case decorations however whenever a Vintage Day Date in Platinum comes on our table our heartbeat becomes faster. What we have here is a 1978 Rolex Day Date Reference 1804. This reference is configured with a factory diamond bezel and diamond dial. The dial is an impeccable matte black dial with diamonds set directly on the dial. The 6 and 9 indexes have Baguette markers. The tritium dots on the dial as well as the luminous material on the hands have beautifully aged to a sand color creating a nice contrast. The factory diamond bezel is like a glamorous frame around the dial. This factory 1804 is not for the fainted heart and is only seen once in a blue moon. This watch is pure power on the wrist.
|Model||Day Date Platinum|
|Case||Very nice vintage condition case with factory diamond bezel. The lugs remain straight and even with clear numbers between.|
|Bracelet / Strap||Very good and matching Platinum President bracelet showing some wear from age. The bracelet has 21 links|
|Dial||Excellent matte black dial with baton markers. The lume dots have aged nicely to a brownish color and is matching with the hands|