Rolex Day-date 18038 'Stella Oxblood'

Rolex Day-Date 18038 “Stella Oxblood”The 18038 requires no introduction; the most luxurious time keeper.

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Rolex Day-DateThe very essence of luxurious time-keeping, provided with a day and date function.

Introduction

Rolex Day-Date 18038 “Stella Oxblood”The 18038 requires no introduction; the most luxurious time keeper. This Day-Date in yellow gold has a mesmerising oxblood coloured lacquer dial, known to collectors by its nickname “Stella”. These rare dials on Day-Dates are very sought-after and scarce. The oxblood coloured dial in contrast with the yellow-gold case and President bracelet is truly striking and provides this watch with a classic look. A timepiece for a true gentleman that isn't afraid to stand out.The condition of the watch is excellent and the bracelet is virtually stretch-free. This single-owner watch comes with the original box, papers and even the receipt was kept. The papers dates the sale back to 1984 in Amsterdam. 35 Years later we are happy to offer this watch once more in the capital of the Netherlands.

Description

Rolex Day-DateThe very essence of luxurious time-keeping, provided with a day and date function. It was launched in 1956 as a niche model and was only produced in precious metals, the retail price was way costlier than previous models. However, due to its popularity among a lot of prestigious people (for example a lot of Presidents, hence its nickname/ bracelet name), it became Rolex’ flagship model.Over the years this model enjoyed associations with various ‘kinds of people’, from celebrities to Mafiosi (like Tony Soprano). They had all one thing in common: being successful in their area of expertise. To this day the Day-date is still synonymous with prestige and style. With exception of the most modern models the Day-Date comes in at 36mm. Do you earn this watch?REF. 18038The Rolex Day-date 18038 has the quickset feature, which means that the owner can set the date separately from the time. The watch is in 18 karat yellow-gold and comes with the President bracelet and the beautiful fluted bezel.