ROLEX DAYDATE 1803 RED QUARTER
PRICE : SOLD
THE TECHNICAL CORNER
18KT yellow gold Daydate automatic wristwatch ref.1803 manufactured by Rolex.
Red quarters white dial with applied baton markers and tritium indexes, outer fifths of a second divisions, luminous yellow gold hands, date and day display.
Waterproof 18KT yellow gold case, fluted bezel, Twinlock Crown, screw back, leather strap.
Rolex in house self winding 1556 movement.
HISTORY IN BRIEF
The 1803 reference was introduced in 1959 and it is considered the most successful version of the entire Daydate production.
At present, the most appreciated Daydate specimens are those distinguished by unique features and characteristics like a special dial.
For sure, one of these special and sought after dials is the so called “Red quarters”.
This dial can be easily distinguished by a more common white dial by the red numerals printed on the quarters of the outer second scale division.
Besides being extremely eye catching when fitted onto the wrist, it is considered by collectors one of the rarest Daydate dials.
Every component of the present 1803 Daydate match the production period : Red Quarters dial, 1556 COSC caliber, fluted bezel, Twinlock crown, signed 1803 screw back.
The overall conditions of this rare Daydate are extremely good.
The case has been lightly polished in the past but its still show deep hallmarks and fat lugs, the dial shows no signs of aging at all, the caliber has been recently cleaned and its running perfectly.
An exceptional specimen coming with a very uncommon and special dial.
Manufacturer : ROLEX
Model : DAYDATE
Reference : 1803
Case No : 3,885,XXX
Year : 1974
Box/Papers : NO
Material : 18KT YELLOW GOLD
Bracelet : LEATHER
Dial : RED QUARTERS
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We provide 1 year guarantee on the proper functioning and a lifetime warranty on the originality and the legal origin of every watch.
Along with the relevant certificates set out above we also include in the package a dated and signed CD ROM with all our high definition photographs of the watch as a further guarantee of your purchase.