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RADO Balboa V Aster

This watch was SOLD on April 24, 2007 (Destination: Paradise Valley, Arizona, U.S.A.)

  • Serial Number on Back: K1285854
  • Serial Number on Movement:
    2824 501 / 2824
  • Gender: male
  • Movement: 25 jewels automatic
  • Crystal: gem-cut sapphire
  • Case: gem-cut ceramic
  • Case Width: 38 millimeters withuot crown
  • Case Height: 38 millimeters with lugs
  • Case Thickness: 10 millimeters
  • Dial Width: 30 millimeters
  • Dial Height: 30 millimeters
  • Bracelet: stainless steel
  • Bracelet Length: 5.5 in (measures up to 7.5 in wrist circumference)

This is an authentic Swiss-made RADO Balboa V Aster Automatic Watch with Ceramic Case, Mother of Pearl Face & Sapphire Crystal.

This beautiful 100% authentic & original RADO Balboa V Aster is an extremely rare timepiece. It is a work of art with semi-precious materials incorporated into its anatomy. It has a FULL GEM-CUT CERAMIC CASE, a FULL MOTHER OF PEARL FACE & a FULL GEM-CUT SAPPHIRE CRYSTAL!

This Balboa V Aster is materially much more valuable than a Diastar & is a hundred times rarer. Do not miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity to own this precious timepiece at a very affordable price.

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

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

has a unique full gem-cut ceramic front case. Most ceramic cases are only beveled. On this RADO Balboa V it's gem-cut AND beveled. A ceramic case is scratch-proof & retains its color & sheen for more than a lifetime.

has a full gem-cut sapphire crystal.

has a full Mother of Pearl face or dial.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

hour, minute & second hands are stainless steel.

hours are marked on a mounted white stainless steel piece.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

RADO name & symbol logos are on the top dial.

"BALBOA V", "ASTER" & "RADO WATCH" are on the bottom dial.

date display window is framed in stainless steel at 3 o'clock.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

crown is stainless steel, ridged & marked with the RADO symbol logo.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

has its original stainless steel, multi-linked bracelet.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

clasp is stainless steel, marked with RADO name & symbol logos.

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

outer case back is stainless steel embossed with RADO name & tri-seahorse logos, its serial number, "WATER SEALED".

rado balboa v aster automatic date watch

has a Swiss-made RADO 25 jewels movement. Its serial numbers are embossed onto the mechanism.

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