Rolex Datejust Ref. 69178

You cannot buy style. But if you were born with style, this stunning Lady Datejust executed in 18k yellow gold might very well be right up your alley!

There is something about the combination of yellow gold with a dark champagne dial. We can be short about it: It works!

Something else that works very well is a Rolex with all the original papers, box, and even the hang tag still present. Not that this dazzling watch needed any help, but it turns a winner into an even bigger winner!

If the full set captivates you, come and try this beauty on in our Amsterdam boutique.

€ 10.250

Availability: In stock

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Details
Brand Rolex
Movement Automatic
Model Datejust
Diameter 26 mm
Reference 69178
Bracelet/strap: Gold
Year of production (circa) 69178
Lug Width 13 mm
Material 18k Yellow gold
Set Content Original box & papers
Crystal Sapphire
Warranty 2 year (AWCo)
Dial color Champagne
Backstory

The Rolex Datejust is one of the most iconic watch designs ever made. We try not to use the term “iconic” too liberally, but it is surely justified here. Launched back in 1945 as the Ref. 4467, the design has been only marginally updated every now and then. And it has looked fresh and current ever since.

When it comes to vintage, two generations of Datejust are particularly popular; the Ref. 16xx and the later five-digit references. The 16xx models were made from the fifties until  roughly 1978 and feature a beautifully dimensional pie-pan dial. Many of these came on folded jubilee bracelets and they did not yet feature a quickset date.

When the reference was updated to five digits around 1978, the pie-pan dial was replaced by a flat dial. The caliber was updated to now feature a quickset date. A decade later, in 1988, a new update saw the introduction of a sapphire crystal. For us, this is where vintage Datejust becomes modern Datejust.

Countless variations can be found. Different bezels, bracelets, dial colors, sizes and materials. The Datejust is one of the most beloved and versatile watches around. If you are looking for a one-watch-collection, that works equally well with shorts as it does with a three-piece suit, the Datejust is probably a pretty safe bet!

Shipping
Of course it is of the utmost importance to get your purchase to your doorstep safely. Therefore, we ship all our packages insured worldwide.
We do our best to handle packages as soon as possible. This could take a max. of 3 working days. Note that the delivery times commence the day of dispatch.
Unfortunately, we cannot be held responsible for any delays caused by destination customs clearance processes, local duties and taxes, and items that are lost in transit. 
Please email us for more information at info@awco.nl.
Brand

Rolex

Model

Reference

69178

Year of production (circa)

69178

Material

18k Yellow gold

Crystal

Sapphire

Dial color

Champagne

Movement

Automatic

Diameter

26 mm

Bracelet/strap:

Gold

Lug Width

13 mm

Set Content

Original box & papers