Rolex numbers serial dating

15-Dec-2019 09:28

Call us today First of all, gather any accessories you might have, any certificates, paperwork, booklets, boxes, receipts you might have. You can also google your watch to find a similar model online and that way you can tell a buyer which make and model you have.

If you’re not sure of the authenticity, you can always go to a certified Rolex dealer or repair shop and ask for their opinion. In many photos of paperwork or even of between the lugs on a used Rolex, companies will blur out, hide or cover, or etch out the middle few numbers in the photo.

That is, the bracelet/wrist strap needs to be removed in order to see it.

The serial number is at the 6 o’clock position and the reference number/model number is at 12 o’clock.

Rare & Fine Timepieces specializes in exceptional modern and vintage wristwatches.If you don’t have any paperwork and aren’t sure what year or model your watch is, knowing the serial number can help a potential buyer authenticate the item, and get your more money in the end!If you don’t have any information and you’re looking to sell, go to a trusted expert!The numbers simply represented the two-digit year in which the watch was produced.

Therefore, the code "III 53" would represent the 3 quarter (i.e.

July-September) of 1953--this code continued until around 1970.