Rolex

Air-King Reference 5500, a stainless steel automatic watch with Oyster bracelet, Circa 1976

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Description

In 1957 "Air models" like the Air king were introduced as a tribute to the British Royal Air Force pilots. The Rolex Air-King 5500 "precision" is 34mm in diameter, acrylic crystal on an Oyster bracelet.


Accompanied by the original presentation box provided by Rolex 

Condition Report
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Like New

Case is in good condition with scratches and wear commensurate with age.

Bracelet with some scratches throughout.

Dial is in overall excellent condition, scratches at hands and crystal.

Movement is running at time of cataloging, however it was not tested for the accuracy of time or duration of the power reserve and may need service at the buyer's discretion.

Please note that Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement.



Year
1977
Reference Number
5500
Model
Air King
Gender
Women's, Men's, Unisex
Dial Color(s)
Silver
Dial Numerals
Stick
Movement Type
Automatic
Case Material(s)
Stainless Steel
Case Size (mm)
34mm
Case Back
Screw-down
Band Material
Stainless Steel
Clasp Type
Deployant buckle
Clasp Material(s)
Stainless Steel
Signature
Dial
SKU

C3YQQ

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