1965 TUDOR PRINCE OYSTER-DATE AUTOMATIC STAINLESS STEEL ORIGINAL BLACK DIAL

£995.00

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1965 TUDOR PRINCE OYSTER-DATE AUTOMATIC STAINLESS STEEL ORIGINAL BLACK DIAL

1965 Tudor Prince Oyster-Date automatic stainless steel original black dial.

The Tudor watches, which have always been the budget range by Rolex, have seen an immense surge of popularity over the last ten years or so and this lovely 1960’s model is a prime example.

Manufactured in 1965 by the serial number between the lugs 491993, this model 7966 prince oyster-date has everything that you would want in a vintage Tudor. Measuring 34mm across the bezel, not including the crown and 41mm tip-to-tip.

The glossy black dial is totally original and in very, very good condition. Signed ‘Tudor Prince Oyster-Date’ with small rose logo above and ‘rotor self-winding’ below. Polished baton numerals and date window surround complement the black dial perfectly, with matching luminous filled hands (which no longer glow unfortunately).

The movement is really quite exceptional and in seemingly ‘as-new’ condition. eta calibre 2462 automatic with calendar, beautifully finished and working perfectly. The rotor swings nicely, hands set correctly and the date clicks over swiftly at 12 as it should. The original crown screws down tightly and unscrews as it should. The back locates nicely on it’s thread also.

This is a wonderful 1960’s Tudor in fine condition and looks fabulous on the wrist. Fitted with a new quality alligator-grain leather strap.