Found this 1958 Air King Super Precision at an estate sale...

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Found this 1958 Air King Super Precision at an estate sale...

#1 Post by golfordie68 » Thu May 31, 2018 11:56 pm

I recently found this Gorgeous, all original, Found this 1958 Rolex Oyster Perpetual Air King Super Precision Chronometer case ref 6552 movement cal 1030 25 jewel automatic
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. I am a watchmaker and restore vintage watches for a living but do not usually deal in rolexes. What do you guys think?
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Re: Found this 1958 Air King Super Precision at an estate sale...

#2 Post by morningtundra » Sun Jun 10, 2018 1:30 pm

That’s a lovely watch but I suspect the dial has been refinished. There are signs of paint on the sides of the hour markers and the raised coronet. It’s also incredibly clean and bright for its age...

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Re: Found this 1958 Air King Super Precision at an estate sale...

#3 Post by Nookster » Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:24 am

Great find, always fun to fund these watches.
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