1916 Rolex Officers 9K Gold Trench watch. WWI Rolex Officer Style manual wind wristwatch in a 9K gold case with London import hallmark for c1916, on a black leather strap with gilt buckle.Jewelled lever movement by Rebberg for Rolex and signed Rolex on ratchet wheel.Black enamel dial with white Luminous Arabic hours and blued and luminous steel hands with subsidiary white seconds dial at 6 o/c. Swiss made 15 jewelled lever movement with gilt crown and case back bearing the word "Rolex" 'W&D' mark and numbered 725817.
Original strap with gold buckle provided for historical reference.
Case diameter - 31mm, strap fitting - 12mm.
The Rolex watch company started in 1905 as Wilsdorf and Davis in London. The company registered the name Rolex in 1908 and moved to Switzerland after WWI.
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