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All Original RADO Balboa (Ceramic Case & Faceted Glass)

This watch was SOLD on August 20, 2012 (Destination: New York, U.S.A.).

rado balboa automatic date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: faceted glass
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 25 mm
Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: ceramic / stainless steel
Case Width: 38 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm
Serial Number on Back: NA
Serial Number on Movement: 2793, 105
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Width: 18 mm
Bracelet Length: 6.75 in (measures up to 8.75 in with case)

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

  • 100% ALL ORIGINAL/Complete RADO parts!
  • black detail against satin silver face
  • date display window
  • faceted glass crystal
  • CERAMIC/stainless steel case
  • stainless steel crown, back, bracelet & expandable clasp
  • 25 jewels automatic movement

The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

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 all original RADO Balboa is a fine example of RADO's unique & uncoventional style! It features a stunning ceramic case, classy textured satin dial & luxurious faceted glass crystal. These attributes make up an eye-catching, elegant piece - buy it now before other collectors beat you to it!

rado balboa automatic date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): Showing very light signs of wear. Very faint scratches on the case, bezel, bracelet or buckle are visible to the naked eye.

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): working perfectly, keeping good time & needs nothing.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
rado balboa automatic date watch

fantastic ceramic & stainless steel combination case

satin silver dial or face

The dial has faint scattered discoloration spots along its 9 o'clock & 12 o'clock markers. This imperfection is present but hardly visible, that's why I'm stating them here! STUDY PHOTOS!
rado balboa automatic date watch

steel hands

steel bar hour markers

date display window framed in steel at 3 o'clock

rado balboa automatic date watch

steel-on-red RADO symbol logo & steel RADO name logo at 12 o'clock; RADO symbol logo rotates

gold-filled BALBOA symbol & black "BALBOA" at 6 o'clock

black grid

rado balboa automatic date watch

RADO stainless steel crown

original RADO faceted glass crystal

rado balboa automatic date watch

original stainless steel RADO bracelet

Bracelet Length: 6.75 in (measures up to 8.75 in with case)

rado balboa automatic date watch

RADO stainless steel Expandable Fold-Over clasp

rado balboa automatic date watch

stainless steel case back

rado balboa automatic date watch
rado balboa automatic date watch

Swiss-made RADO 25 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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