Rolex The Pulsometric Barilotto ref. 4048

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Year of issue: 1942

Reference number: 4048

Serial number: 206xxx

Condition: mint

Status: sold

Dealer country: Monaco

Price in EUR €: n/a

Watch details

Outstanding and extremely rare example of Rolex “Barilotto” ref. 4048, manufactured in 1942. The present specimen stands out for its superb condition. The dial features the ultra rare blue pulsometer scale and charming curved Rolex Oyster designation. Reference 4048 was produced in less than 100 pieces and it was the first "Oyster" Rolex chronograph with three subsidiary dials and screw back. It represents one of the most rare, elegant and sought after oyster chronographs. Case n: 206xxx. Calibre: Manual, cal. VZ 13"'. Diameter: 35.5 mm. Box & Papers: none


Corrado Mattarelli