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Rolex Air-King Stainless Steel Wristwatch, 1980

Item Details

A 1980 Rolex stainless steel “Air King” wristwatch. This watch features the classic style of the Oyster Perpetual collection with a sleek and distinctive design that features a round case with a silver-tone dial displaying stick hour markers, sword style hands and the classic Rolex crown logo. This vintage watch also includes a Rolex U.S.A. Rivet Oyster stainless steel bracelet with a fold-over clasp.

Brand: Rolex
Style: Vintage
Type: Wristwatch
Model Name: Air-King
Model Number: 5500
Bezel Material: Stainless Steel
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: Rolex Cal.1520, 26 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1980
Markings to Inside: Montres Rolex SA. Geneva Switzerland, Patented, Stainless Steel, 1002
Clasp Style: Fold Over
Bracelet/Fob Material: Stainless Steel
Bracelet/Fob Style: Oyster
Bracelet/Fob Length: 7.50"
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated by an independent Watch Specialist using industry standard testing to ensure metal content and accuracy. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate​ ​(WSRMC/DCCJVS).
  • EBTH assumes all watches unisex and does not specify the gender of a piece. For size reference, please see the case measurements of the piece listed under Dimensions.
    Standard women’s sizes run between 26mm and 38mm.
    Standard men’s sizes run between 38mm and 50mm.
  • Secondhand jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.

Terms & Conditions


- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing, future state not guaranteed.
- Rolex U.S.A./C&I Rivet Oyster bracelet.


- lug to lug measurement is 39.50 mm.
- case to case measurement is 34.00 mm.

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