Rolex Oyster Perpetual*** 1018 Black Gilt*** 1964
ROLEX Oyster Perpetual Chronometer 36mm, Ref. 1018 Black Gilt Dial, 1964
Serial: 1269996
Circa: 1964
Reference No.: 1018

DIAL: Black glossy dial with gilt writing, applied baton hour markers and luminous dots. Dauphine luminous hands with central sweep seconds.

CASE: 36mm, stainless steel with smooth bezel

MOVEMENT: Caliber 1560, Self-winding mechanical chronometer movement with 25 jewels

BRACELET: Rolex stainless steel Oyster bracelet 7206/58 dated 64

CONDITION REPORT: Excellent and all original

NOTES: The Rolex 1018 is a rare oversized chronometer without date from the 1960’s. This 36mm case was made in parallel with the 1016 Explorer. The black dial variant of the 1018 is quiet rare, but an early glossy gilt dial is legendary.