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1968 Rolex Datejust Stainless Steel Diamond Wristwatch

Item Details

A 1968 Rolex Datejust stainless steel diamond wristwatch. This vintage timepiece features diamond hour markers and date window at the three o’clock position. This luxury wristwatch also includes an oyster style bracelet with a fold over clasp.

Brand: Rolex
Style: Vintage
Type: Wristwatch
Model Number: 6519
Bezel Material: Stainless Steel
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Caseback Material: Stainless Steel
Movement: 1161 automatic, 26 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: 1968
Markings to Inside: 11.68 6517 Montres Rolex S.A. Geneva Switzerland Patented Stainless Steel
Functions: Date Window
Clasp Style: Fold Over
Bracelet/Fob Material: Stainless Steel
Bracelet/Fob Style: Oyster
Bracelet/Fob Length: 6.25
Primary Stone Location: Dial
Primary Stone Type: Diamond
Primary Stone Shape: Round Brilliant Cut
Primary Stone Count: 8
Primary Stone Dimensions: 1.60 mm
Total Primary Stone Carat Weight: 0.14 ctw
Primary Stone Color Grade: H – I
Primary Stone Clarity Grade: SI1 – SI2
Secondary Stone Location: Dial
Secondary Stone Type: Diamond
Secondary Stone Shape: Tapered Baguette Cut
Secondary Stone Count: 2
Secondary Stone Dimensions: 2.50 mm x 1.50 mm
Total Secondary Stone Carat Weight: 0.09 ctw
Secondary Stone Color Grade: H – I
Secondary Stone Clarity Grade: VS2 – SI1
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by an independent Certified Master Electronic Watchmaker and a Graduate Gemologist.
  • 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.
  • All diamond and gemstone grading is done under GIA standards as the mounting permits, where gemstones are present; where mountings impede accurate measurements, (estimated) dimensions are provided. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate; where mountings impede accurate measurements, a calculated estimate is provided. Industry standard and accepted treatments for gemstones are assumed unless otherwise noted.
  • Secondhand 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.
- engine turned bezel.
- hands have been shortened.
- aftermarket dial.
- one end of tapered baguette diamonds are nicked.
- total diamond weight 0.23 ctw.


- lug to lug 31.00 mm.
- case to case 26.00 mm.

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