Rare Watches, Fine Jewels & Modern Art – Session 2
18 July 2018 | Monaco | Lot 397
ROLE AIRKING “WINN DIXIE” STEEL
Estimate € 2,500 – 4,500
Brand : Rolex
Model : Airking
Reference N. : 5500
Year : 1981
Case number : 6682597
Caliber : 1520
Bracelet : Rolex Oyster stainless steel with deployant clasp
Dimensions : 34 mm
Fine stainless steel self-winding wristwatch with silver dial and Winn Dixie logo. Signed case, dial and movement.
Montre-bracelet en acier. Boîtier rond. Couronne et fond vissés. Cadran argent avec index bâton appliqués. Trotteuse centrale. Mouvement automatique.
NOTE: Winn Dixie is one of the large Supermarket chains in the U.S. Originally founded in 1914, the chain has existed under its current name since 1955. With a revenue of about 7.5 billion in 1997, Winn Dixie has 521 stores in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia, and Mississippi. These Air-King watches were given to their truckers in recognition of 10 years of safe driving.