1940s Rolex Oyster “Viceroy” Unique Pink Dial with Rare 14K Rose Gold Case
An early 1940s Rolex Oyster Viceroy Ref. 3116, very rare 14 carat rose gold model with a unique pink dial. This Viceroy model is in rare 14 carat rose gold case, which is usually with stainless steel cases and combination models. The dial with a unique pink dial; the aged green Roman and Arabic markers; combined with the rose gold case shows a rare and wonderful vintage look to this watch piece. As with the first bubble-back and flat-back models and the solid gold models, this watch has an elaborate four-piece case construction consisting of the bezel, middle case, back, and movement holder.
|Year of Manufacture||1940s|
|Manufacturing no.||Manual winding|
|Material||14K Rose Gold|
|Case type||Screw-back, water-resistant|
|Type of Indices||Luminous|
|Belt||Non-original (lug width: 16mm)|
|Other details||Case: some minor scratches and aging, but still retains the original shape and hallmarks.
Dial: slight aging, but still retains its original luminescence and pink hue.
Movement: not adjusted, maintenance work has been done.