Exclusive Timepieces 31 October 2020 | Monaco

Auction Details

Morning Session:
Lots 1 – 100, starting at 10:30 AM CET
Afternoon Session:
Lots 101 – 264, starting at 2:30 PM CET

Monaco Legend Group is focusing, in this Autumn Auction Catalogue, to offer a variety of beautiful timepieces where the winning point has to be the combination between rarity, quality and price.

190 Rolex Rare and Desirable Day-date Automatic Wristwatch in Yellow Gold, Reference 18 208, With Onyx Dial

Estimate: € 20,000 –⁠ 40,000

Sold € 29,900

Lot Description

Model: Day-Date
Reference: 18208
Case Material: Yellow gold
Bracelet Material: Yellow gold
Year: 1999
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 3155
Case N°: A207524
Dimensions: 36 mm
Signed: Case, dial, movement
Accessories: Papers and service

Encased in yellow gold and featuring a black onyx dial, the present Rolex Day-Date reference 18 208 from circa 1999, displays a clean and elegant aesthetic. It presents the beautiful hard onyx stone with its charming glossy appearance. The 36 mm width, waterproof case with screw back and crown is incredible when observed for the sharp edges of the lugs, the clean smooth bezel and the original satin finish. The onyx dial doesn’t present any cracks and is further adorned by applied yellow-gold Arabic indexes with 2 diamonds with brilliant cut, the Rolex logo, aperture for the day and magnified the window for date. Also provided with a very well-preserved Oyster riveted bracelet and Rolex clasp, the present lot is powered by the automatic caliber 3155.