Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

Annual New Years Auction

Sat, Dec 30, 2023 01:00PM EST
Lot 178

Rolex Ref. 2764 Bubble Back Wrist Watch

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
1930's Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual, Automatic Stainless Steel Wristwatch. Commonly referred to as a "Bubble Back". Ref 2764. 32mm case. 13mm lug width. On an expanding riveted Rolex Oyster bracelet marked ROLEX USA C&I 7-58. Movement Serial: 96081, Crown Marked "OYSTER PATENTED" Roman Numeral Dial, blued sword hands. Condition: Watch has been serviced in the last three years, caseback was stiff, but opened, currently only finger-tight. Winds, Sets, and runs. Expected case and bracelet marks, evidence of case polishing at one time in it's life. Bracelet does still have some "Spring" left, Clasp works. Dial shows age toning, brown oxidation at the markers, and scattered spots, however the overall effect is attractive. No Box, No Papers.