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Datejust Reference 16030, a stainless steel automatic wristwatch with date, Circa 1988

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Description

The Rolex Datejust 16030 was introduced in 1977 as an upgrade to the reference 1603. The 16030 remained only in steel with an engine-turned bezel. It was eventually taken out of production in 1988.

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The watch is heavily worn throughout and is in need of restoration. Case is in overall fair condition with moderate surface wear. Bracelet has moderate signs of stretch, scratches, and surface wear throughout commensurate with age. Buckle has moderate signs of scratches. Caseback has signs of scratches. The movement is running at the 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

1988

Reference Number

16030

Model

Datejust

Complication

Date

Gender

Men's

Dial Color(s)

Gray

Dial Numerals

Roman

Movement Type

Automatic

Case Material(s)

Stainless Steel

Case Number

R6*****

Case Size (mm)

36

Case Back

Screw-down

Band Material

Stainless Steel

Dimension Notes

Fits a wrist size of 7 inches or smaller.

Clasp Type

Deployant buckle

Clasp Material(s)

Stainless Steel

Signature

Dial

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