Exclusive Timepieces 17 April 2021 | Monaco

Auction Details

Monaco Legend Group is pleased to present its 4th auction with Davide Parmegiani. 
Once again, we have refined our selection of rarities to satisfy all kinds of collectors and passionate, starting from vintage to the rarest modern and contemporary pieces that the market can offer.

Morning Session:
10:30 AM CEST – lots 1 to 110
Afternoon Session:
2:30 PM CEST – lots 111 to 264

145 Rolex Remarkable Precision Wristwatch in Steel, Reference 4498, With Arabic Enamel Dial

Estimate: € 30,000 –⁠ 60,000

Sold € 40,300

Lot Description

Model: Precision
Reference: 4498
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 1953
Movement: Manual
Caliber: 10'
Case N°: 946532
Dimensions: 35 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case
Accessories: Enamel Dial and Arabic Signature

The inventiveness of Rolex in finding new names for its creations never seems to end. The lot offered here is one of Rolex specimen in very nice conditions, it is not only fitted with a vibrant emerald-green enamel dial, but the most imporant and rare thing is that Rolex is written in Arabic! which makes the watch the only Rolex enamel dial for the Arabic market ever seen. The quality of this hard enamel dial is outstanding. The colors appear bright yet translucent, and have an even richer tone and to complete this piece of art Rolex placed a gold feuille hands and the subsidiary dial for the seconds at 6 o’clock in an uncommon position. Another particularity to frame an uncut case, it is adorned by fancy lugs and snap on case back.