Rolex Oyster Perpetual Air-King Precision automatic watch.  Solid stainless steel case in great daily natural worn condition.  Rare and highly collectable factory original dial.  Original set of index hands are in very good condition.  For a great value, this watch will come professionally serviced and ready for everyday wearing.  The high grade automatic movement is a Rolex caliber 1520.  The case model on this watch is 1002/5500 and measures 34mm across excluding the crown by 40mm lug tip to lug tip.  The case serial number is 202XXXX dating this timepiece to 1968.  A new case back gasket and a case tube gasket have been replaced on the watch.  Gasket replacement is important to protect a watch from moisture.  The screw down crown is original and signed.  Crystal is in excellent condition.  Will come with a brand new lizard skin 19mm genuine leather strap.  Wrist size in photo is 6 inches.  A YouTube video on the restoration of this watch:


  • Circa: 1968 (FOURTH QUARTER)

    Model: OP AIR KING 

    Caliber: 1520

    Movement serial #: N/A

    Jewel count: 26 jewels

    Movement type: Automatic wind

    Case model: 1002/5500/2024613

    Case material: Solid stainless steel

    Case gasket: Flat-Ring rubber gasket 

    Crystal: Acyrlic crystal

    Crown: Signed

    Case Diameter excluding crown: 34mm

    Case lenght lug tip to lug tip: 40mm

    Dial: Factory original finish

    Hand type: Index (original)

    Strap material: Lizard skin genuine leather

    Strap width inbetween lugs: 19mm

    Wrist size in photo: 6 inches