1966 Rolex 1603 Datejust Stainless Steel Gilt Black Tropical Dial 36mm Watch

Stunning vintage 1966 Rolex 1603 Oyster Perpetual Datejust stainless steel man's wristwatch in excellent original condition.  Rare original black gilt tropical dial. The stainless steel case is in excellent condition with minor normal signs of use.  Gorgeous original black dial with gold gilt font and wonderful unique patina. In some lights, the dial looks all black, and in others, exemplified by the photos, the unique nature of this watch's specific age shines.  Excellent crystal and signed crown. Inside, the 26 jewel automatic movement is running strong and keeping excellent time although its service history is unknown. Fitted to a new, high-quality black leather strap with a steel buckle. The case measures 36mm wide with 20mm lugs.  Authenticity is unconditionally guaranteed.