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Rolex Datejust 18K Gold and Stainless Steel With Diamond Dial Wristwatch, 1966

Item Details

A 1966 Rolex Datejust 18K gold and stainless steel wristwatch with diamond dial. This luxury watch has a distinctive Datejust timeless style with an 18K yellow gold fluted bezel surrounding a dial with a black finish that is adorned with ten round brilliant cut diamonds, gold baton-style hands and a magnified date window. The Datejust continues with its luxury style with a classic Rolex 18K yellow gold and stainless steel Oyster bracelet that has a fold-over clasp.

Brand: Rolex
Type: Wristwatch
Model Name: Datejust
Model Number: 6517
Bezel Material: 18K Yellow Gold
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: 1160 Automatic, 26 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1966
Markings to Inside: 6517 Montres Rolex S.A. Geneva Switzerland, Patented, Stainless Steel, VI 66
Functions: Date Window
Dial Details: Diamond Hour Markers
Clasp Style: Fold Over
Bracelet/Fob Material: 18K Yellow Gold, Stainless Steel
Bracelet/Fob Style: Oyster
Bracelet/Fob Length: 6.75"
Primary Stone Location: Dial
Primary Stone Type: Diamond
Primary Stone Shape: Round Brilliant Cut
Primary Stone Count: 10
Primary Stone Dimensions: 1.30 mm
Total Primary Stone Carat Weight: 0.10 ctw
Primary Stone Color Grade: G – H
Primary Stone Clarity Grade: SI1 – I1
Gemologist Code: CINNAH
Watchmaker Code: CINCMEW
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by an independent Certified Master Electronic Watchmaker and a Graduate Gemologist.
  • 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.
  • All diamond and gemstone grading is done under GIA standards as the mounting permits, where gemstones are present; where mountings impede accurate measurements, (estimated) dimensions are provided. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate; where mountings impede accurate measurements, a calculated estimate is provided. Industry standard and accepted treatments for gemstones are assumed unless otherwise noted.
  • Secondhand jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.

Terms & Conditions


- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing, future state not guaranteed.
- aftermarket dial.
- winds smoothly.


- lug to lug measurement is 31.00 mm.
- case to case measurement is 24.00 mm.
- the total approximate weight, inclusive of all materials, is 25.60 dwt.

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