Rolex Datejust

1601

CHF 3,706

+24,2%Here, you can find information about the watch's performance over the past 5 years. Please note that historical performance data does not guarantee future returns or losses.

Rolex Datejust 1601

Rolex
Datejust

1601

CHF 3,706

+24,2%Here, you can find information about the watch's performance over the past 5 years. Please note that historical performance data does not guarantee future returns or losses.

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PERFORMANCE SUMMARY

CHF 2,984

Initial price

CHF 3,706

Last price

+5,2%

P.a. return

+24,2%

Net return

TECHNICAL SHEET

Brand

Rolex

Model

Datejust

Dial material

Black, Silver, Blue

Complications

Date

Case material

Steel

Ref

1601

Diameter

36 mm

Years of production

1969-1973

Box

Original box

Papers

Original guarantee

Movement

Automatic

Scope of Delivery

Full set – Original papers, original box

About

The Rolex Datejust 1601 is a timeless embodiment of classic elegance and horological excellence. Crafted with meticulous precision, the 36mm stainless steel case signifies Rolex’s commitment to enduring design and functionality.

The fluted bezel, a signature Rolex feature, adds a touch of refinement to the watch’s aesthetic. The silver dial, adorned with gold hour markers and the iconic date window at the 3 o’clock position, exudes understated sophistication and readability.

Powering the Datejust 1601 is the Rolex Caliber 1570, a self-winding mechanical movement renowned for its precision and reliability. The inclusion of the date function, a hallmark of the Datejust collection, showcases Rolex’s dedication to practical timekeeping.

The Jubilee bracelet, introduced specifically for the Datejust, combines stainless steel and gold links, offering a perfect blend of strength and elegance. The concealed Crownclasp ensures a seamless and secure closure, reflecting Rolex’s commitment to both form and function.

With a water resistance suitable for everyday wear, the Datejust 1601 transcends its role as a timekeeping instrument, symbolizing enduring style and versatility. The acrylic crystal, while less scratch-resistant than modern alternatives, contributes to the watch’s vintage charm.

The Datejust 1601, with its classic design and functional elegance, has earned its place as an iconic Rolex model. Its enduring appeal, coupled with its historical significance, solidifies its status as a symbol of Rolex’s unwavering commitment to excellence and timeless sophistication.

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Rolex Datejust

ABOUT THIS MODEL

The Rolex Datejust, a symbol of timeless elegance, debuted in 1945 as the first automatic wristwatch with a date window. Its classic design, featuring the iconic cyclops lens, has made it a hallmark of sophistication. Evolving subtly over the years, the Datejust’s versatility in materials and style choices has solidified its status as a timeless and refined timepiece. Read more about Rolex on our blog.

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