A beautiful early Tudor Oysterthin from 1958 in wonderful all original condition with stunning factory printed dial, alpha style hands with blue steel centre seconds in a very thin profile solid stainless steel Rolex signed case measuring only 8.5mm think including the high dome plastic crystal. I just love the symmetry and patina of the dial which gives it such a classy look on the wrist with that unmistakable vintage feel with that blue steel hand that completes the 1950's look to perfection. It is fitted with a superb quality 21 jewel manually wound movement which has just been serviced and is keeping excellent time. A wonderful vintage 1950's Tudor with that highly desirable 12-3-6-9 dial, ready to wear!
Style: Sport, Mid-Century Dress
Case: Solid stainless steel case measuring just over 34mm in diameter excluding the original Rolex coronet signed screw-down crown with 19mm lug spacing fitted with a nicely matched tan leather strap. Only 8.5mm thickness in total, with a bezel that is only 6mm thick not including the crystal. Oysterthin indeed! Signed inside the back Montres Tudor SA, Geneva Switzerland, Patented, Stainless Steel.
Dial: Wonderful factory printed original dial with stylized numbers 12-3-6-9 and missile shape markers with printed outer minute track, signed with a small rose, Tudor Oysterthin, 21 Rubies, Shock-Resisting, Swiss. It has a lovely light even patina giving it that unmistakable vintage look. The original alpha style hour and minute hands are paired with the blue steel seconds, all in a condition consistent with the dial with matching luminous fill.
Movement: Superb quality 21 jewel manual-wind movement with cap jewels all the way to the 3rd wheel and incabloc protection on the balance. Signed Tudor 21 Rubies, Swiss Made. Freshly serviced here at Meticulous and keeping excellent time. Comes with our full 1 year mechanical warranty.