Rolex Oyster Royal Retailed By Mappin & Webb (Ref. 2280)
A watch that needs no introduction, the ever classic Rolex Oyster. Established in Sheffield, UK in 1775 Mappin & Webb were renowned for combining timeless craftsmanship with superior quality and contemporary design. This beautiful 2280 'Flat Back' is a classic vintage sports watch. The rare two toned 'papillion' dial has a beautiful warm patina and blued hands sporting the retailers name above the sub seconds.
Model: Oyster Royal
Movement: 700 manual wind
Strap: Beads of rice bracelet
Box & papers: No
CONDITION & SERVICING
- This Rolex comes as a watch only.
- The dial has a very warm patina with slight discolor around the numerals.
- Case is looks to have been lightly polished. Overall a really nice example.
- Watch was recently serviced and is running to spec.