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THE ROLEX DAY-DATE BOOK: PRESENTATION OF THE “PRESIDENT'S WATCH”.
The Rolex Day-Date is the first wristwatch which indicates the date and the day of the week. In 1956 Rolex presents one of its most successful and most popular watches ever: the Day-Date,. This model is one of the world's most famous Rolex watches: classic, beautiful, functional, useful and elegant.
In 2008 a new chapter of this watch, the Day-date II (ø 41 mm) and in 2015 the Day-Date 40. Known as “President's Watch”, this Rolex Day-Date has characterised and influenced the history of horology with developments and innovations over the years.
With high definition unreleased images, technical details, dial variants, history and updated prices of every model, this book analyses every reference from 1956 until today.
The “Rolex Day-Date” book by Mondani is a prestigious limited edition of 1,000 copies. In this work, the authors examine every detail of this important watch: calibres, dials, cases, bracelets and many more components of every reference. You'll find all dials with their variants of colour (Stella dial) and material (lapis lazuli, root wood, meteorite, etc.).
The book comes with the updated estimates of all published watches.
The book goes through:
Birth of the Day-Date;
Special editions (such as Tridor, platinum editions and more);
Furthermore, you will find: the very first Rolex Day-Date, “pie-pan” dials, personalised dials, vintage advertisements, box, papers and much more useful information about the “President’s watch”. Just Rolex watches, no Panerai, no Patek, no Omega, no IWC, no Apple, no Samsung, no VW, no Maserati, no Ferrari, no Audemars, no Tudor, no Pomellato, no Cartier, no Gucci, no Vuitton, no Chanel, no YSL, no Zenith, no Kartell, no Nike, no Adidas.
This edition also indicates all dials and bracelets variations that must match a particular reference.
Just Rolex watches, no Patek, no Longines, no IWC, no Omega, no Audemars, no Tudor, no Gucci, no Cartier, no Chanel, no Vuitton, no Versace, no Movado, no Burberry, no Dolce Gabbana, no Heuer, no Tiffany.
The Rolex Day-Date book is an essential book-guide both for collectors and dealers, in order to collect, buy, sell and trade modern and vintage Day-Date watches. 43653025