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1978 Rolex Datejust Model 6917 Stainless Steel and 14K Gold Automatic Wristwatch

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A 1978 Rolex Datejust Model 6917 stainless steel and 14K gold automatic wristwatch. A luxury wristwatch that features a 14K yellow gold and stainless steel fluted bezel that frames a blue dial with gold-tone stick hour markers, baton-style hands, and a magnified date window. This iconic timepiece is set on a stainless steel case with 14K yellow gold accents and displayed on a 14K yellow gold and stainless steel JB Champion Jubilee bracelet with a fold-over clasp.

Brand: Rolex
Style: Vintage
Type: Wristwatch
Model Name: Datejust
Model Number: 6917
Bezel Material: 14K Yellow Gold
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: 2030 Automatic, 28 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1978
Markings to Inside: Montres Rolex SA. Geneva Switzerland, Patented, Stainless Steel, 6917
Functions: Date Window
Clasp Style: Fold Over
Bracelet/Fob Material: Stainless Steel, 14K Yellow Gold
Bracelet/Fob Style: Jubilee
Bracelet/Fob Length: 7.00"
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by a Certified Master Electronic Watchmaker.
  • EBTH assumes all watches unisex and does not specify the gender of a piece. For size reference, please see the case measurements of the piece listed under dimensions.
  • Pre-owned jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.
  • While we represent items accurately on our site to the best of our ability, the color calibration of computer monitors can vary, causing colors to appear slightly different from one monitor to another. Due to this, please note that precise color representation of metal and gemstones is not always possible.


- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing, future state not guaranteed.
- magnified date window.
- includes 3 partial links.
- the band is stretched.
- crystal extremely scratched and nicked.
- date wheel numbers are not aligned in the window.
- includes booklet and Swimpruf TAG.
- numbers are hand-scribed into the catch.


- lug to lug measurement is 32.00 mm.
- case to case measurement is 26.00 mm.
- the total approximate weight, inclusive of all materials, is 53.50 grams.

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