Rolex 4099 4099 #Vintage Chronograph Anti Magnetic Circa 1944.
This is a vintage c. 1944 stainless steel and 18k rose gold Rolex Anti Magnetic Chronograph 4099. This extremely rare model has an alligator leather strap with a period 18k rose gold tang buckle, and an acrylic crystal. There is a solid snap down domed case back, inside of which is engine turned and engraved with "ACIER INOCYDABLE ROLEX 31 VICTORIES DE HAUT PRECISION GENEVE SUISSE 4099," and the early Rolex crest. The 35mm diameter solid three-body stainless steel antimagnetic case in outstanding original condition, solid 18k rose gold flared teardrop lugs, square gold chronograph push buttons, gold winding crown, and thin flat bezel are polished/brushed. The original opaline white dial has applied gold Arabic numeral hour markers at 6 and 12 o'clock, applied faceted dart hour indices, original gold dauphine hands with luminous inserts, and a blued center sweep c...