ROLEX | A STAINLESS STEEL AND BRASS BUILDING SIGN CLOCK, CIRCA 1970
A STAINLESS STEEL AND BRASS BUILDING SIGN CLOCK,
Size: 300 mm width, 725 mm length, 1115 mm high
The top with paint loss, oxidation and minor breakage on the vents. The sides with overall paint loss, tape and glue residue and oxidation on the brass. The front side with overall paint loss, the bottom "ROLEX" logo with tape residue, the bezel with oxidation, the crystal with glue residue at 9 o'clock, the minute hand with signs of welding, otherwise the front dial is in good condition, with the coronet and "ROLEX" logo being nice and intact. The back with minor overall wear, the bezel with scattered oxidation and the crystal with a crack at 6' o'clock. Otherwise the sign clock is in good overall condition considering its age.
Please note that the movement has not been tested for the accuracy of time and may need a service at the buyer's expense. Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement and we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts.
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