Search : Mkt:

Watch Movement - Manual - Rolex 1600

Please help support TroveStar. Why?

Watch Movement - Manual - Rolex 1600

This item has an image gallery.
Click on the picture to see more images.
Name Rolex 1600
Manufacturer Rolex (Details)
Type Manual
Jewel Count 19
Year(s) of Production 1964 - 1974
Frequency (vph) 19,800
Chronometer No
Hacking No
Date No
Hand Winding Yes
Quickset No



People who viewed this item also viewed: 10725, 31075, 30220, 1781, 136436

History: The 1600 is a very traditional manual wind movement reserved exclusively for Cellini models.

Info: Rolex SA (/ˈroʊlɛks/) is a Swiss luxury watchmaker. The company and its subsidiary Montres Tudor SA design, manufacture, distribute and service wristwatches sold under the Rolex and Tudor brands. Founded by Hans Wilsdorf and Alfred Davis in London, England in 1905 as Wilsdorf and Davis, Rolex moved its base of operations to Geneva, Switzerland in 1919. Forbes ranked Rolex 64th on its 2016 list of the world's most powerful global brands.[Rolex is the largest single high end watch brand. The company is owned by the Hans Wilsdorf Foundation, a private family trust.

Alfred Davis and his brother-in-law Hans Wilsdorf founded Wilsdorf and Davis, the company that would eventually become Rolex SA, in London, England in 1905. Wilsdorf and Davis' main commercial activity at the time involved importing Hermann Aegler's Swiss movements to England and placing them in high-quality watch cases made by Dennison and others. These early wristwatches were sold to jewellers, who then put their own names on the dial. The earliest watches from Wilsdorf and Davis were usually hallmarked "W&D" inside the caseback.

From Wikipedia


Item Links: We found: 1 different collections associated with Manual - Rolex 1600
Item created by: gdm on 2018-09-29 19:25:07. Last edited by gdm on 2018-10-16 22:04:58

If you see errors or missing data in this entry, please feel free to log in and edit it. Anyone with a Gmail account can log in instantly.