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1968 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Stainless Steel Wristwatch with 14K Gold Bezel

Item Details

A 1968 Rolex Oyster Perpetual stainless steel wristwatch. This luxury timepiece features a round case displaying stick hour markers, baton style hands and a magnified date window at the three o’clock position. The vintage watch also includes a jubilee style bracelet with a fold over clasp.

Brand: Rolex
Style: Vintage
Type: Wristwatch
Model Name: Oyster Perpetual
Model Number: 6517
Bezel Material: 14K White Gold
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: 1161, Model 6517, 26 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1968
Markings to Inside: Montres Rolex S.A. Geneva Switzerland Stainless Steel 6517 IV.68
Functions: Date
Clasp Style: Fold Over
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by a Certified Master Electronic Watchmaker.
  • 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.
  • Pre-owned jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.
  • While we represent items accurately on our site to the best of our ability, the color calibration of computer monitors can vary, causing colors to appear slightly different from one monitor to another. Due to this, please note that precise color representation of metal and gemstones is not always possible.


- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing, future state not guaranteed.
- quick change date.
- non quick set
- faint markings throughout.


- lug to lug 31.00 mm.
- case to case 24.00 mm.
- bracelet measures 7.00" including case.
- the total approximate weight, inclusive of all materials, is 25.70 dwt.

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