Exclusive Timepieces 23 –⁠ 24 April 2022 | Monaco

Auction Details

A wide and extremely attractive selection of collectible timepieces from leading collectors, such as Goldberger with the third part of the famous “Rolex Connoisseur Collection”. Also offered: an assortment of the most sought-after contemporary watches such as the platinum Patek Philippe Nautilus, some very rare examples of the Royal Oak, a single owner’s collection of extraordinary Stella dials Rolex DayDates.

Session I
Saturday 23 April at 2:30 p.m. – lots 1 to 103
Session II
Sunday 24 April at 10:30 a.m. – lots 104 to 181
Session III
Sunday 24 April at 2:30 p.m. – lots 182 to 273

173 Rolex Absolutely Fascinating and Esteemed, Oyster, Perpetual Automatic Wristwatch in Steel, Reference 6084

Estimate: € 2,000 –⁠ 4,000

Sold € 3,510

Lot Description

Model: Oyster Perpetual
Reference: 6084
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 1950
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 9 3/4
Case N°: 708604
Dimensions: 34 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case

The present lot, also known as “Ovettone”, since it was (and still is nowadays) one of the largest bubble-back types, time-only watch produced by the brand, has been realized in stainless steel with a screw-down case supplied by the case maker Genex S. A. (a subsidiary of dial maker Stern Frères) and are exactly the same as the famous model 6062 which includes the triple calendar complication. In over 70 years has been preserved extremely well: the lugs are sharp, the bezel is smooth and the case back is clean and shiny in an extraordinary way. The silvered dial is simply beautiful with applied Arabic and dart indexes, black, outer closed track for the constant seconds and feuille gold hands.