Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date Presidential - 36mm - 18k Yellow Gold - Black Diamond Dial - Fluted Bezel - Ref. 18238
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date Watch
SN: E Series (Circa 1990) Ref. 18238 36mm 18K yellow gold case, fluted bezel, black dial, 8 round and 2 baguette diamond hour markers, day window at 12 o'clock, date window at 3 o'clock, and President bracelet. Water-resistant to 330ft/100m.
The year 1956 saw the introduction of the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day Date, or as it was also known the, Presidential. It was the first wristwatch to display the date in one window and the day of the week spelled out in full in it’s own dial window.It was made available at that time only in 18ct. gold or platinum. The Rolex President is still to this day a symbol of having arrived.