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Rolex Datejust 18K Yellow Gold and Stainless Steel Diamond Wristwatch, 1981

Item Details

A 1981 Rolex Datejust 18K yellow gold and stainless steel 0.70 ctw diamond wristwatch. This luxury timepiece features a round case with an aftermarket dial displaying diamond hour markers and a magnified date window at the three o’clock position. The watch also includes an aftermarket bezel lined with additional diamonds and a two-tone jubilee style bracelet made from 18K yellow gold and stainless steel.

Brand: Rolex
Style: Vintage
Type: Wristwatch
Model Name: Datejust
Model Number: 6917
Dial Markings: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified Swiss Made
Bezel Material: 18K Yellow Gold, Stainless Steel
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: Rolex Cal. 2030 Automatic, 28 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1981
Markings on Back: Stainless Steel Registered Design
Markings to Inside: Montres Rolex SA Geneva Switzerland Patented Stainless Steel 6900
Functions: Date Window
Bracelet/Fob Material: 18K Yellow Gold
Bracelet/Fob Style: Jubilee
Clasp Style: Fold Over
Markings on Bracelet/Fob: Steelinox Rolex Steelinox E11 Swiss Made 62523-D14
Bracelet/Fob Length: 6.50"
Bezel Stone Type: Diamond
Bezel Stone Shape: Round Brilliant Cut
Bezel Stone Count: 40
Bezel Stone Dimensions: 1.50 mm
Total Bezel Stone Carat Weight: 0.60 ctw
Bezel Stone Color Grade: G – H
Bezel Stone Clarity Grade: SI1 – I1
Case Stone Type: Diamond
Case Stone Shape: Round Brilliant Cut
Case Stone Count: 10
Case Stone Dimensions: 1.30 mm
Total Case Stone Carat Weight: 0.10 ctw
Case Stone Color Grade: G – H
Case Stone Clarity Grade: SI2 – I1
Gemologist Code: CINNAH
  • 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).

Terms & Conditions


- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing, future state not guaranteed.
- total diamond carat weight 0.70 ctw.
- seven of the diamonds on the bezel are chipped.
- includes Rolex box and green leather case.
- aftermarket bezel and dial.
- faint markings throughout.


- lug to lug 32.50 mm.
- case to case 26.00 mm.
- bracelet measures 6.50" including case.
- the total approximate weight, inclusive of all materials, is 35.10 dwt.

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