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Rolex Datejust 1603, Linen Dial, 1974

Rolex Datejust 1603, Linen Dial, 1974

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A stunning example of the Rolex Datejust 1603 with a rare linen dial hailing from circa 1974.

The vintage Datejust is one of our favourite vintage dress watches, especially when fitted with a linen dial as with this example. At 36mm it offers (in our humble opinion) the perfect size for a vintage dress watch. When paired with its clean dial design and infinitely classy Jubilee bracelet, it becomes something most Rolex's could only dream of; understated! 

This particular example features a linen dial in near mint condition, a case that remains sharp and free from major damage and a jubilee reference 6251 H bracelet fitting wrists between 6.5-7.5 inches depending on adjustment on the clasp.

Finally, the Calibre 1570 automatic movement has received a full service and is in good running order.

Here we have an excellent example of a highly desirable vintage Rolex dress watch with the added interest of the linen dial. We love the Rolex Datejust 1603, and this watch is no exception! 

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Key Information

Rolex Datejust 1603, Linen Dial, 1974

Technical Information

Key Information:

  • Brand: Rolex
  • Model: Datejust
  • Ref.: 1601
  • Year: 1974
  • SKU: 1550

Technical:

  • Movement Calibre: 1570
  • Movement Type: Automatic
  • Case Size: 36mm

Box and Papers:

  • Our Own

Condition Report

Condition Report: Presented in good vintage condition. The linen dial remains in excellent condition. The lume plots have been refreshed at some point in the past and a few of them have fallen away. The hands remain in fair order and were likely also re-lumed at the same time as the dial. The case is in good shape for its age with only minor light scratches. The jubilee reference 6251 H bracelet, shows signs of stretching but is still very usable and will fit wrists between 6.5-7.5 inches depending on adjustment on the clasp.

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Delivery within the UK is Free. Delivery within Europe is £60. Delivery for the Rest of the World is £80.

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Don't like it or change your mind? Return it for a full refund with our 14 day, no hassle returns on all sales. See the full conditions here.

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