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Details about  18k Gold & Diamond Rolex Genex Deco Ladies Watch 1951

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18k Gold & Diamond Rolex Genex Deco Ladies Watch 1951
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Used: An item that has been previously worn. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition
Brand: Rolex Genex
Type: Hand-winding Display Type: Analog
Casing: White Gold Model: Precision
Year of Manufacture: 1951 Watchband: Gold

mint condition solid 18k gold and diamond Swiss ladies Rolex Genex wrist watch dating from the Art Deco period, with rare fancy shaped case. The watch has just been fully serviced and overhauled by my watch-maker, and is keeping excellent time. This watch is guaranteed to be a genuine solid 18k gold ladies Rolex  wrist watch, fully signed to dial, movement and case, and comes with a presentation box as shown. The watch with a satin silver dial, and presentation box. This is guaranteed to be a genuine Rolex Genex wrist watch, in excellent condition and comes with a leather covered presentation box as shown and solid 9k white gold bracelet.

Prior to ca. 1955, Rolex had several other brands they marketed their watches under, and these were Tudor, Genex, Marconi and Rolco. From these different brands only Tudor has survived. The majority were sold in fully marked Rolex watches cases and whilst not clealry stamped Rolex to the ratchet wheel or top plate, the stamp for Rolex can often be found with the dial removed as for this example.

The watch is truly in fine condition, having just been overhauled, cleaned and restored by our Rolex trained watch-maker, who is a true perfectionist with his work. Please do not confuse the qualilty and condition of our Rolex wrist watches with others you might see on eBay.

The buy it now price is a clear reflection of the rarity, stunning condition and long-term investment for this watch. Mint watches in this condition, can only rise in value, given the limited supply of such items. We are a Platinium eBay Power-Seller, so please bid with confidence, we give our email and contact telephone number below, so do feel free to contact us to discuss any watches we have available. You can also visit our shop at vintagewatchstore where there is a wide variety of fine antique & vintages watches.

THE DIAL: 100% mint, the satin silver dial with black Arabic numerals and signed "Rolex Swiss Made". Dial with blue steel moon hands and in bright condition. Diameter is 15 mm. The new crystal is also in excellent condition.

THE MOVEMENT: 100% mint, with silver steel colored plates. The watch with a compensate regulator and two arm bimetallic balance, with overcoiled hairspring. The movement fully signed "Genex", and with 15 jewels and with the dial removed the Rolex Geneve stamp clearly removed, appears to be based on a Font 785/1146, no doubt bough in by Rolex. The movement with a steel winding button. The watch is a fabulous example of high grade Rolex engineering.

THE CASE: 100% mint, the solid 18k white gold fancy shaped case measures 21 mm outside diameter and 26 mm to ends of lugs. The two piece piece case is in excellent condition, with a hinged solid 18k gold back. The watch case with 18k and 0.750 marks, Lonodn import hall-marks, "R.W.C. Ltd for (Rolex Watch Co.). The case number of 509,xxx and case type 925  also clearly marked. the case with pretty wheatear engraved band to the case and case back. The diamonds to the front of the watch and around the bezel have all been authenticated and are correct and original.

THE BRACELET: 100% mint, watch watch comes its original 9k white gold fully hall-marked watch band with clasp and safety catch to rear, the watch also comes with a new fine quality  leatherette presentation box to store the watch when not in use.

Overall, this is a very fine and highly desirable early Rolex Genex 18k gold and diamond wrist watch, dating from 1951. The watch keeps excellent time and is very useable for every-day wear or for best wear on holidays and birthdays. All of our Rolex watches are guaranteed to be genuine and will be supplied with a presentation box and our own authenticity guarantee / paperwork along with a written insurance valuation. A truly unique and unusual gift or just a special present for an annivesary, wedding or birthday or for yourself.

Please note, the magnified electronic images show detail much greater than would be visible with the naked eye. Any dark areas or marks on highly polished surfaces are almost certainly reflections from the camera or lighting equipment. If there are any marks or dents of any note, these will be mentioned in the description. 
If any item received is not as described, please email us and return it, and we will repair it and return it to you free of charge. The only exception to this, is if the watch has been misused or damaged.  Please note that we do not accept 3rd part watch makers repairs or invoices.


In the unlikely event that you are dissatisfied with any watch you have purchased, please do not hesitate to contact us and every effort will be made to ensure that any problems are resolved to your satisfaction.  If there has been an error or the item is not as described then we will offer a full refund, provided that the item is returned to me, undamaged and in the condition that it was sent out. We offer a 7-day non-quibble policy on any item as stated on all of our eBay auctions.

All of our watches have been fully cleaned and serviced by a professional watch-maker unless not stated on the auction and the time-keeping carefully checked. We are happy to give a 3 month warranty on this work, which is thoroughly checked, and all watches are also given a 24 hour check prior to being shipped. We are here to help and ensure that our good eBay reputation is enhanced and this eBay shop becomes one of your favourite places to purchase watches.

We expect all auctions to be fully paid for within 7 days of the auction ending, using one of the payment methods described below.

Payment Details: [1] Payment by UK Cheque, Bankers order or UK postal order into a UK bank account. [2] CHAPS transfer into a UK bank account. [3] Electronic bank transfer into a UK bank account. [4] PayPal in UK pounds to a verified address.  [5] Foreign Money Orders or Bankers Draft in £UK.

Shipping costs are £12.50 or $25 Registered Post, with insurance up to a maximum of £2500 / $4000. Time for delivery is generally 3-5 working days. Items will be despatched the next working day after funds are received and tracking number details and date of dispatch will be provided. We combine watches at no extra cost and with appropriate insurance for all parcels up to a maximun of 3 watches per parcel. 

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