Year of manufacture1970
ROLEX REF. 8171 YELLOW GOLD PADELLONE
Rolex, "Perpetual, Officially Certified, Chronometer," Ref. 8171, Made circa 1950.
Fine and very rare, self-winding, 18K yellow gold Chronometer wristwatch with
triple date and moon phases.
Three-body, polished, inclined bezel, inset calendar adjusters on the band,
concave and curved lugs, snap-on case back.
Matte silver with applied gold faceted baton indexes, subsidiary dial for
the seconds, outer minute track and graduation for the days of the month,
apertures for the days of the week, the months and the moon phases. Yellow
gold alpha hands.
Cal. 10 1/2''', rhodium-plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement,
Superbalance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring.