|Serial/Year:||8,6XX,XXX - 1985 - 1986|
|Grade: (What's This?)||II|
|Movement / Features:||Automatic movement, acrylic crystal, waterproof screw-down crown|
|Case:||Stainless steel w/ polished bezel (34mm)|
|Dial:||Silver w/ Arrowhead hands|
|Bracelet:||Stainless steel Oyster w/ Fliplock clasp|
|Box & Papers:||Bob's presentation box, Certificate of Authenticity, and warranty card|
|Comments:||This used Air-King comes w/ Bob's 3-day satisfaction guarantee and one year warranty|
Not quite as famous as other models in the Rolex lineup, the Air-King is often overlooked by serious collectors, which is a shame because it's a pretty intriguing piece of Rolex history. Its form is similar to the Oyster Perpetual with a 34mm Oyster case, a self-winding movement with a time-only function, and an overall sophisticated style. The Air-King itself came to market in 1945 and was an homage to the pilots of the British Royal Airforce that fought in the Battle of Britain. Other references also joined the ranks of what Rolex refers to as the "Air Series" of watches and include the Air-Lion, Air-Giant, and Air-Tiger. The used Rolex Air-King ref. 5500 is in versatile stainless steel and will quickly become your new go-to vintage piece.
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