1985 Rolex Datejust Tiger Eye Ref. 16018 (with Certificate)
The Eye of the Tiger - Offered for sale is a 1985 Rolex Datejust 16018 on Jubilee in mint condition. The case is sharp and crisp with well defined edges and the bracelet is in well preserved condition showing only little stretch from age. The dial is an original Tiger Eye dial with a beautiful natural pattern which sadly has got a few cracks over the years which fortunately are only visible under magnification. This watch comes with the original punched Certificate from New York.
|Model||Datejust Tiger Eye|
|Case||Excellent sharp case that has been lightly polished in the past and is showing light wear from age. The lugs are straight and even with well defined edges. The fluted bezel is also in excellent condition. Numbers between the lugs are clear and fully intact|
|Bracelet / Strap||Excellent Jubilee bracelet showing only little wear from age. The links are crisp and sharp showing only little wear from age. The bracelet has 22 links|
|Dial||Original Swiss signed Tiger Eye dial with gilt graphics and Tritium hands. The dial has a few cracks in the upper half of the dial|
|Papers||Punched Warranty Certificate from New York
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.