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RADO Balboa

This watch was SOLD on February 16, 2009 (Destination: Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia).

rado balboa automatic date watch
Gender: male
Crystal: glass
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 25 mm
Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: ceramic
Case Width: 36 mm without crown
Case Height: 42 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 12 mm
Serial Number on Back: 636.4002.4, 33662263
Serial Number on Movement: 2797, 206
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Length: 5.5 in (measures up to 7 in)

This is an authentic Swiss-made RADO Balboa Automatic Watch with Date display.

  • 100% ALL ORIGINAL! Complete RADO-marked parts!
  • white detail against satin bronze face
  • date display window
  • sunray grid
  • faceted glass crystal
  • CERAMIC rose-gold case
  • gold-filled crown
  • stainless steel back, bracelet & clasp
  • 25 jewels automatic movement

This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!

rado balboa automatic date watch

This particular RADO Balboa is a fine example of RADO's unique & uncoventional style! It features a ceramic rose-gold case, a pristine satin bronze dial & a faceted glass crystal.

has a fantastic ceramic rose-gold case. RADO has advertised that its ceramic case is scratch-proof & retains its color & sheen for more than a lifetime.

has a clearly-marked white sunray grid.

has a date display window framed in gold-electroplated steel at 3 o'clock.

rado balboa automatic date watch

has gold-filled hands. Second hand is white-coated.

has decorated gold-filled bar hours.

has a satin bronze dial or face.

rado balboa automatic date watch

steel on red RADO symbol logo & steel RADO name logo are at 12 o'clock. RADO symbol logo is fixed.

gold-filled RADO BALBOA symbol, white "BALBOA" are at 6 o'clock.

rado balboa automatic date watch

has a RADO gold-filled crown.

has a RADO glass crystal. The crystal has nicks at 12 o'clock & 10 o'clock. They may buffed away at buyer's request. This process will remove the nicks but will also smooth down the faceting on the surface of the crystal!

rado balboa automatic date watch

has a stainless steel RADO bracelet.

rado balboa automatic date watch

has a RADO stainless steel clasp.

rado balboa automatic date watch

stainless steel case back is embossed with RADO name logo, RADO tri-seahorse, serial numbers & "WATER SEALED". We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

rado balboa automatic date watch

reverse side of case back is embossed with "RADO WATCH CO. LTD" & "STAINLESS STEEL".

rado balboa automatic date watch
rado balboa automatic date watch

has a Swiss-made RADO 25 jewels automatic movement. Notice that some plates are also rose-gold in color!

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