ROLEX REF 1500 DATE STEEL
Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, Date, Superlative Chronometer, Officially
Certified," Ref. 1500. Made in 1968.
Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant, stainless steel
Chronometer wristwatch with date and a stainless steel Rolex Oyster
bracelet with deployant clasp.
Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back
and crown, inclined bezel, crystal with cyclops lens.
Black with applied faceted yellow gold indexes and luminous
dots, outer minutes/second track, aperture for the date. Luminous
yellow gold baton hands.
Cal. 1560, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement,
monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and five
positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free sprung Breguet
balance spring, Microstella regulating screws.