Tudor Prince Oyster Date 1965
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About this watch
This is an original 1965 Tudor Oyster Date. Ref.7968, features oyster case, crown bearing oyster logo, Tudor automatic movement calibre 2462, original white dial . We have paired it with a new brown strap.
The piece is in original condition and keeps very good time. We have fully serviced and regulated the movement.
A little history: Tudor, a sister brand to Rolex, was launched by Hans Wilsdorf in 1949. Viewed historically as a more affordable alternative to Rolex, the marque still managed to exhibit the high quality expected of the original. Indeed, during the golden era when the Tudor Oyster-Prince was launched in 1952, the watch was seen as a direct parallel to the Rolex-branded Oyster Perpetual – even featuring that Rolex branding on the crown and case – and the two marques appeared alongside each other in advertising etc. However, compared with a Rolex Oyster Perpetual of the same vintage, this exemplary timepiece represents exceptional value.