Rolex Datejust 116263 with Turn-o-Graph (or Thunderbird) rotating bezel. US Air Force Thunderbird precision flying team wore these watches in the past. This is rare 18kt rose gold and steel with black dial. Bidirectional pink Rolesor rotating bezel with sixty second scale for a unique appearance. Date disc with red numerals. Powered by Rolex cal.3135 31 jewel certified chronometer movement. Original factory box.
Factory Model Number. 116261.
Swiss made Mechanical Automatic (Powered by wrist motion). Rolex Cal.3135.
Certified COSC ( Controle Officiel Suisse des Chronometres ) Chronometer.
Date calendar, window display. With red numbers, like the early models of the 60s.
Highly polished finish. Solid AISI 904L Stainless steel.
Duo-Directional rotating, ratcheted, 0-60 countdown. 18kt solid Gold. Smooth rotating. "Everose" gold.
Sport style, screw-down (threaded). Factory Logo engraved/embossed.
Sapphire. Bubble date magnifier. Laser engraved coronet is at the lower edge of the crystal at 6 oclock position.
Black color. Applied polished Rose color markers. Luminous hour markers/dots.
Index style. Luminous filled. Rose/Pink color.
Screw-down style ( threaded ). Solid Stainless steel. Full green factory hologram.
Solid Stainless steel and 18kt Gold combination. Combination satin/polished finish. All factory links are in. "Everose" gold - Rolex patented alloy with platinum to keep gold from fading.
Original factory box. To personally view this item, please visit our Colorado Boulevard store
. Serial number F5354**
Purchased in 2006.