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All Original RADO Purple Horse with Date

This watch was SOLD on August 20, 2014 (Destination: Gypsum, CO, U.S.A.)

rado purple hourse automatic date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 30 mm
Dial Height: 30 mm
Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 36 mm without crown
Case Height: 45 mm with lugs
Serial Numbers on Back: 11794
Serial Numbers on Movement: 2472
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Width: 20 mm
Bracelet Length: 5.5 in (measures up to 7.25 in with case)

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

  • 100% ALL ORIGINAL / Complete RADO parts
  • red/white detail against matte black dial
  • magnified date display window
  • STAINLESS STEEL case, bezel, crown, 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!

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 purple hourse automatic date watch

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 purple hourse automatic date watch

Visible in the picture above is the RADO symbol embossed on the center of the crystal. The crystal has acquired very light craquelure on the lower half of its surface due to age (not because of impact). These light cracks become visible when the watch is held against bright light.

rado purple hourse automatic date watch

stainless steel case

stainless steel bezel

matte black dial or face

The dial has scattered discoloration/oxidation spots. However, its detailing has remained crisp & clearly-marked! The spots are difficult to capture on camera, as they are dark in color.
rado purple hourse automatic date watch

steel bar hour markers

steel hands

magnified date display window framed in steel at 3 o'clock

rado purple hourse automatic date watch

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

white "PURPLE HORSE" at 3 0'clock

red RADO twin-seahorse, white "SWISS MADE" at 6 0'clock

white R ADO name logo at 9 o'clock

rado purple hourse automatic date watch

stainless steel RADO crown

original RADO acrylic crystal

rado purple hourse automatic date watch

original RADO stainless steel multi-piece bracelet

Bracelet Length: 5.5 in (measures up to 7.25 in with case)

rado purple hourse automatic date watch
rado purple hourse automatic date watch

stainless steel RADO Fold-Over clasp

rado purple hourse automatic date watch

case back embossed with RADO tri-seahorse, RADO name logo, serial numbers, "PURPLE HORSE" & "WATER-SEALED"

We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage
rado purple hourse automatic date watch

reverse side of case back embossed with "RADO WATCH CO", "SWISS" & "ALL STAINLESS STEEL"

rado purple hourse automatic date watch
rado purple hourse automatic date watch

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

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