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All Steel RADO Mannheim 702 (Gradient Face)

This watch was SOLD on March 10, 2012 (Destination: Oakland, NJ, U.S.A.).

rado mannheim automatic date watch
Gender: male
Crystal: glass
Dial Width: 28 mm
Dial Height: 28 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 36 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm
Case Thickness: 10 mm with bezel
Serial Number on Back: 7A211936A
Serial Number on Movement: 2821, 2824, 608
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Length: 5.5 in (measures up to 7 in with case)

This is an authentic Swiss-made RADO Mannheim 702 Automatic Watch with Date display.

  • 99% Original / Complete RADO parts - replaced bracelet
  • black detail against satin gradient blue/white face
  • date display window
  • STAINLESS STEEL beveled case, bezel, crown, back, bracelet & clasp
  • 17 jewels automatic movement

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

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.

rado mannheim automatic date watch

The RADO Mannheim 702 is an extremely rare model. Its winning feature is its striking dial design, which has a satin gradient blue & white finish. The RADO Mannheim 702 was named after the place, Mannheim, Germany.

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

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

stainless steel beveled case

stainless steel bezel

satin gradient blue & white dial or face

The dial has slight imperfections: The surface in the middle, surrounding the pivot has faint scratches. The color/finish is faded around the 4 o'clock, 6 o'clock & 7 o'clock hour markers. These marks are hardly seen in the photos, that's why I'm stating them here!
rado mannheim automatic date watch

steel hands

steel bar hour markers

date display window framed in steel at 3 o'clock

rado mannheim automatic date watch

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

gold-plated MANNHEIM symbol, black "MANNHEIM 702" & "RADO WATCH" at 6 o'clock


rado mannheim automatic date watch

RADO stainless steel crown

clear glass crystal

rado mannheim automatic date watch

replaced stainless steel bracelet

rado mannheim automatic date watch

RADO stainless steel Fold-Over clasp

rado mannheim automatic date watch

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

Embossed details have become faint with age but can be seen/read through close inspection.
rado mannheim automatic date watch
rado mannheim automatic date watch

Swiss-made RADO 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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