Rolex 18K YG Day Date ref 1803 “Fat Boy” circa 1970


A very pleasing example Rolex 18K yellow gold Day Date ref 1803 serial# 2.6 million circa 1970 with early style open clasp Presidential bracelet. Featuring a 36mm diameter full size man’s model with acrylic crystal, 18K YG fluted bezel, and very pleasing original satin silver “Fat Boy” pie pan dial.  The original dial is signed T SWISS T and features applied gold indexes and intact luminous dots and original tritium gilt hands. Powered by self winding calibre 1565 movement with non quick set date. The watch was recently serviced by one of our veteran watchmakers, and is being offered with our usual 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation.

Many different style dial indexes appear on Day Date models from the 1960’s through the late 1970’s. The current example features a beautiful original dial with a “soft” satin silver dial in very mint condition. In all respects, a great condition vintage Day Date model.

Your watch purchase will arrive in our fine glazed leather WBAW? watch pouch. Great for travel or storage. A $45 value! See photo.

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