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All Steel RADO Purple Horse Triple Calendar

This watch was SOLD on September 27, 2012 (Destination: British Columbia, Canada).

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 22 mm
Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 38 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm
Serial Number on Back: 721001, 11782/72
Serial Number on Movement: 2798-1, 608
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Width: 18 mm
Bracelet Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)

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

  • 98% Original / Complete RADO parts - replaced crystal & band
  • black detail against satin white face
  • triple calendar: day number, day & date display window
  • STAINLESS STEEL beveled case, 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 horse automatic day-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 horse automatic day-date watch

stainless steel beveled case

satin white dial or face

Its dial has very faint scattered age spots though line/letter detailing has remained remarkably crisp & clear. This imperfection is present but hardly visible in the photos, that's why I'm stating them here! STUDY PHOTOS!
rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

stripe steel hands

stripe steel bar hour markers

triple-calendar display window: day number, day & date framed in steel at 3 o'clock.

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

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

red RADO twin-seahorse, black "PURPLE HORSE" at 6 o'clock

steel RADO name logo at 9 o'clock

clearly-marked black grid

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

RADO stainless steel crown

new acrylic crystal

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

replacement stainless steel bracelet

Bracelet Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

RADO stainless steel Fold-Over clasp

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

stainless steel case back embossed with RADO name logo, "PURPLE HORSE", RADO symbol logo & serial numbers. We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

rado purple horse automatic day-date watch
rado purple horse automatic day-date watch

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

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