1991 Rolex Day Date Marble Dial Ref. 18238 (Full Set + RSC & Invoice)
Momentum by AIX Tempora, Ltd.
ICD Brookfield Place, Al Mustaqbal St, DIFC, POBox 506645
United Arab Emirates
Looks Marble but is Howlite - an excellent example of a Rolex Day Date 18238 from 1991 with rare and original Marble or to be correct 'Howlite dial'. The 18238 reference has the updgraded movement Ca. 3155 with double quick date function. Every Marble dial is different and bears a natural pattern, the veins on this one are very light and not too bold like on some examples. The day of the week is displayed in german language, matching perfectly with the LC 100 German Warranty certificate. We are pleased to offer this watch in a super full set with original Warranty Certificate, RCS Card & invoice, booklets, card holder and box. This is how we all like them.
|Model||Day Date Marble|
|Case||Excellent case that has been lightly polished in the past and is only showing light wear from age. The lugs remain straight and well defined, still showing beautiful and sharp edges. The fluted bezel is also in great condition. Numbers between the lugs are clean and fully intact|
|Bracelet / Strap||Very good President bracelet only showing light wear and stretch from age.Clasp is stamped P dating it to 1991, the bracelet comes with 21 links|
|Dial||Original and flawless Marble or 'Howlite' dial with applied roman numerals and No-lume handset, The day is displayed in German, matching with the German certificate|
|Papers||Orig. Warranty Certificate, punched, dated and stamped by Wallner in Nuernberg, Germany. Booklets, card holder and Rolex Service Card from 2015 and corresponding Service Invoce from Bucherer
Arguably one of the most iconic watches ever made, the Day-Date aka the Rolex President was introduced in 1956 and was the first to feature both the day and date in dedicated windows on the dial.
The Day-Date is the top model in the Rolex line-up and comes in an array of configurations with rare and special dials and case decorations. It has only ever been made in precious metals with Automatic movements and historically with an elegant diameter of 36mm - the perfect size for an iconic dress watch.