Rolex Midsize SS/14K PG Oyster Perpetual ref 6551 circa 1966


Rolex stainless steel and 14K pink gold midsize Oyster Perpetual ref 6551, serial #1.2 million, circa 1966. This is the 31mm diameter midsize model, formerly considered a man’s model for a smaller wrist, but now considered an oversized sporty style for a woman’s wrist. Featuring a super sharp pink gold fluted bezel, a period screw down pink gold crown, and acrylic crystal. With original silver satin dial with applied tapered pink gold indexes and matching tapered pink dauphine hands.

Powered by self winding calibre 1160 movement with sweep seconds. With period all stainless steel Rolex riveted link Oyster bracelet with deployment clasp. Bracelet bares early style Rolex logo clasp, bracelet manufacturer Gays Frères, and date code for 1966.

A great looking midsize steel and rose gold vintage Rolex. Recently serviced by one of our veteran watchmakers, and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate timekeeping and operation.