Rolex Moon Phase Triple Calendar
Serial No.: Case 073 and serial 791079, Circa 1951
Ref: 8171 Rose GoldRolex 18k rose gold moon phase. A fine, rare and large 18K pink gold self-winding triple calendar wristwatch with phases of the moon, two-tone silvered dial. The best you ever seen.
Cal. A.296 10 1/2' nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, the two-tone silvered matte dial with applied pink gold baton numerals.
Outer date ring with central date hand, two windows for day and month, subsidiary dial indicating phases of the moon combined with constant seconds, the large circular case with calendar correctors in the band, downturned lugs, snap on back.
Purchased at Christies Geneva lot 63, 12th November 2007 and a world record price paid for the best example in the world.