ROLEX SPORTING PRINCESS
RETAILED BY BUCHERER, ROLESIUM
Rolex, Sporting Princess, retailed by C. Bucherer, No. 72756.
Made in the 1930s.
Fine and very unusual, Art Deco Rolesium and reptile-skin
travel watch with "observatory quality" movement.
Three-body, spring-loaded, all covered in green reptile
skin with metal band in the front, dust protective nickel/
aluminum cap, patented sliding mechanism.
Two-tone silver with black arabic indexes, inner minute
track, subsidiary seconds. Blued steel baton hands.
Rectangular, 7 1/2''' Extra Prima Observatory Quality,
rhodium-plated, 15 jewels, lateral lever escapement, monometallic
balance, 6 adjustments, self-compensating Breguet
balance spring, index regulator.