About this watch

The Rolex day date is also known as the President officially due to the name Rolex gave the bracelet but also due to the fact this has been the watch of choice of so many presidents and world leaders. 

This exceptional example dates to 1979 and features a stunning gloss black dial with 8 round brilliant cut diamonds and 2 baguette cut diamond hour markers, as well as a yellow gold fixed bezel set with 44 round brilliant cut diamonds.

The solid gold case and matching 18ct gold president bracelet have the highly decorative reverse bark engraving to the case shoulders and also the outer links on the bracelet, The bark effect like the diamonds on this piece capture the light in a unique manner.

This is a rare opportunity to acquire a stunning Rolex President in a configuration you are unlikely to find again.

The cost of a new replacement of this watch would be more than £45,000 today.

This piece is in stock and ready for worldwide shipping.

Our stock number 8061

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