ROLEX OYSTER DATE PRECISION REF. 6694
Fine and rare stainless steel manual-winding wristwatch with black dial and date
- Technical datas
Hans Wilsdorf, founder of Rolex in 1905, quickly became interested in technical watches for all kinds of activities: diving, aviation, car driving, … Each field has its favourite watch model, watches that have become mythical and historical.
After having mastered the precision of his timepieces, Hans Wilsdorf quickly proposes a water-resistant watch called Oyster. The first watch to cross the Channel on the wrist of an English swimmer, which triggers worldwide publicity. From then on, the Oyster will be declined in many sporty or elegant models.
The model presented here is a very beautiful Oyster Date Precision reference 6694 from 1972. It is a stainless steel round case of 34 mm diameter with screwed crown and case back. Rare and magnificent black lacquered dial with gold applied stick indexes. Date window at 3. Straight hands and central second hand. Manual-winding mechanical movement.
What a pleasure to take your watch in the morning and wind it.
A chic and elegant model that will be able to join your collection of historical and remarkable watches.