Rolex Day-Date 40mm White Gold Meteorite For Sale

Rolex watches are famous for having extraordinary dials but the look and texture on these aliens meteorite dials seem literally out of the world. Rolex has a history of pairing some of their most famous and striking watch collections with rare materials and these dials can only be located on Platinum Card or 18kt gold watches. Many meteorites are usually made of either space rock or are bits of a planetary center that eventually found their way to our orbit and drawn down to earth from the planet’s gravitational pull. Many meteorites also look like a plain old stone so where did they locate meteorites which appear so appealing? An 11.25″ x 8.75″ x 0.25″ thick piece of the Gibeon meteorite sold at Christie’s for $11,875 USD. This can hopefully give you some context of the value. It is thought that the”Gibeon” Meteorite was part of a planetary core and has that distinctive crystalline crosshatch pattern that is essentially comprised of crystallized nickel and iron. This routine can only be seen on the interior once the meteorite is chopped. This pattern is also referred to as the Widmanstätten pattern or Thomson construction (which may be easier to pronounce). These patterns are often utilized in octahedrite iron meteorites and a few pallasites. This routine will not appear in iron ores from planet Earth.Whatever stays of the 26,000 KG of the Gibeon Meteorite that was found along the wonderful Fish River in Namibia is under the protection of the Namibian government. Luckily, Rolex managed to procure a number of the interstellar material before these protective laws were set into position.
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This exquisite meteorite dial includes 18kt white gold hands and baguette diamond index hour markers. The curved day indicator window is over the polished Rolex emblem in the 12 o’clock position with a cyclops magnifier fused to the scratch-resistant sapphire crystal to improve the visibility of this date window at the 3 o’clock position. Rolex has its own foundries that permit them to throw the most exquisite metals due to their own gold. Ensuring maximum luster. They use their own in-house laboratories to inspect each piece of metal they get to guarantee maximum purity using next-generation equipment. This frees up the popular adage:”If you would like to make sure it’s done correctly; you have to do it yourself” . The case features an 18Kt white gold Twinlock crown along with a fluted bezel, one of the very distinguishably’Rolex’ features with its wavy design. It’s instantaneously familiar and quite dapper. This signature Rolex attribute produces a medley of light and shadows when lights it hits the gold fluted bezel. Initially that was a functional design element used for grasping a rotating bezel. However, over time, this has turned into a premium esthetic feature on a few of the more prized Rolex collections and only found in golden even on a predetermined (non-rotating) bezel like this one. The in-house self-winding caliber that is powering this magnificent timepiece is your Rolex caliber 3255 automatic movement. This 31-jewel movement features a grim paramagnetic Parachrom hairspring and can be further protected with Rolex’s proprietary Paraflex shock absorbers.The 3255 quality is both a COSC Certified Chronometer plus a Superlative Chronometer. This means that first the movement was sent to another party laboratory at COSC and received its Chronometer standing, a prestigious precision pedigree demonstrating to its precision of -4/+6 seconds of deviation every day. Then the caliber is then sent back into Rolex in which it’s cased and regulated further until it attained an accuracy rating of no less than an astounding -2/+2 moments every day. The bottom line is that it’s an extremely accurate mechanical caliber. Just like the instance, the President necklace is built of 18kt white gold and appears amazing. Its links have a semi-circular form and make use of a brushed finish on the links along with a polished finish on the inner links. When fully connected, it may accommodate wrists using a wrist size of around 8″ or 20.5cm. The President bracelet is fastened with a single of Rolex’s hidden folding Crown clasps.

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