Rolex Day Date 18388 18K Yellow Gold Black Diamond Dial RARE


Rolex 18388 Oyster Perpetual Day-Date, 18K Yellow Gold, Black diamond Dial, on an 18k yellow gold presidential bracelet, diamond set lugs, automatic movement, date & day (double quick), calendar, rare diamond set case and black diamond dial, centered sweep seconds hand, diameter: 36mm, thickness: 12mm, (L904XXXX) circa 1989. Like new condition with Rolex box and booklets. This watch was fully serviced in 2023.

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This is a 1989 18K yellow gold Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 18388. It has an 18k yellow gold Oyster link President bracelet with a double folding deployment clasp, and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal. It has a screw down Twinlock winding crown, and a screw down solid case back. The 36mm diameter solid three body case with diamond set lugs, diamond set bezel, and bracelet are polished/brushed. There is a quick-set date aperture window at the 3 o'clock position underneath a Cyclops magnifier bubble, and an arched indicator at 12 o'clock for the completely spelled day of the week in English. The dial is black with diamond indices. Around the perimeter is a gold minute/second scale with luminous hour pips. It has a central sweep seconds hand, and gold minute and hour hands with luminous inserts. It includes the Certified Official Superlative Chronometer (COSC) certificate, and the 12mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed. This Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 18038 has a mechanical automatic self-winding Rolex caliber 3055 movement. It's rhodium-plated, with oeil-de-perdrix embellishment. It's constructed with 27 jewels, a straight-line lever escapement, an anti-shock device, and a Glucydor monometallic balance that's adjusted to 5 positions and temperature. It includes a self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, and a hacking seconds mechanism for precision time setting. The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 18388 was originally introduced in the early 1980's.

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