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Rolex Precision 9k Presentation, 1968

Rolex Precision 9k Presentation, 1968

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Rolex Precision (1968): A Tribute to Craftsmanship and Achievement
Step back into the late sixties with this exquisite Rolex Precision, a timepiece that not only tells time but also tells a story of achievement and dedication. Its 33mm, 9k gold case and special presentation case back make it a unique find for any collector.

The Essence of 'Precision' in Rolex History:
The term "Precision" on Rolex watches holds a special place in the brand's legacy. Used on their non-chronometer watches, it signified Rolex's commitment to accuracy and quality even in their more accessible models. This designation, found on models from the mid-20th century, represents a period when Rolex was solidifying its reputation for reliable, precise timekeeping in everyday watches, making this piece a part of that important era.

Elegantly Crafted Case:
Encased in 9k gold, this Rolex Precision exemplifies luxury and sophistication typical of the era. The 33mm case size is perfect for those who appreciate the elegance of a smaller, vintage-sized watch, offering a subtle yet distinct presence on the wrist.

A Unique Story: The Presentation Case Back:
What sets this Rolex Precision apart is its presentation case back, commemorating 35 years of service at Pirelli General. A presentation case back is a customized engraving on the reverse of the watch, often given as a token of appreciation or to mark significant milestones. This specific engraving connects the watch to a personal history of dedication and achievement, adding depth and character to this already exceptional timepiece.

Marking a Milestone with Pirelli General:
The inscription marking 35 years at Pirelli General reflects a long-standing tradition of gifting watches to honor commitment and service. Pirelli, a name synonymous with innovation and industrial success, adds a layer of industrial history to this watch. Owning this Rolex Precision is not just about having a timepiece; it's about carrying a piece of someone's life and career achievements.

A Collector's Dream:
For those who cherish watches with a story, this 1968 Rolex Precision is more than a timekeeper; it's a wearable piece of history. Its classic aesthetics, enriched by the unique narrative of its presentation case back, make it an irresistible addition to any vintage watch collection.

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Key Information

Rolex Precision 9k Presentation, 1968

Technical Information

Key Information:

  • Brand: Rolex
  • Model: Precision
  • Ref.: N/A
  • Year: 1968
  • SKU: 1957

Technical:

  • Movement Calibre: 1225
  • Movement Type: Manual
  • Case Size: 33mm

Box and Papers:

  • Original Box

Condition Report

Condition Report: Presented in excellent vintage condition. The dial, previously professionally refurbished remains in excellent shape. The case is clean and sharp with the inscription still clearly visible. The movement has received a fresh service. The strap is worn but likely original and matches the vintage feel of the watch nicely. Other straps are available on request. Finally the watch comes with a Rolex box.

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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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