Rolex GMT SS & 14K YG ref 1675 “Rootbeer” circa 1973


A great looking example vintage Rolex SS & 14K YG ref# 1675 GMT with root beer (chocolate) dial circa 1973. Featuring a 40mm diameter case with bi-directional 24 hour two tone faded gold and bronze bezel, acrylic crystal, and especially pleasing  original matte chocolate “Root beer” dial with gold rivet nipple indexes, gilt applied Rolex logo, and gilt luminous hands. This exceptional example sports evenly patina’d original and unrestored cream color tritium luminous indexes and matching tritium luminous hands.

With beefy lug case that has been previously polished. With clear and readable ref# and serial # and inner case back free of corrosion. Fitted with slightly later, genuine SS/14K YG , (and not converted from steel to two tone) 78363/14 heavy Oyster bracelet with deployant clasp and 480 end pieces and F clasp date code for 1981.

Powered by self winding caliber 1575 movement with sweep seconds and date, and 24 hour second time zone arrow tipped hand. Fully serviced and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation. Your purchase includes our signature fine glazed leather watch pouch, great for travel or storage. A $55 value!

NOTE: There are a lot of variations in the so called “root beer” dials, some more matte chocolate color like the current example, and other more glossy root beer, orange, tiger’s eye, or bronze color. The current example has a bright matte brown in beautiful condition without scratches, paint loss, edge wear, or any other flaws or issues.

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