1960s steel vintage Rolex Air-King watch (3868)
A 1960s vintage Rolex Air-King wristwatch, model 5500. The stainless steel case measures 34mm in diameter. The case is signed Montres Rolex S.A., Geneva Switzerland, Stainless Steel, numbered 5500 and dated 1962, with a screw back and Oyster screw down crown, with crown detail. The automatic Oyster Perpetual movement, calibre 1530, is signed Rolex with 26 fine jewels. The champagne dial has chrome raised Arabic numerals to the quarters and batons with luminous dots. The dial has a raised Rolex crown at the twelve position. The dial is signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Air-King above the centre, with Super Precision below.
This is a highly collectable watch, in superb condition!