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Corum Rolls-Royce Grill watch from the ’70s up for grabs

Andrea Divirgilio / July 3, 2010

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Founded in 1955 in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the Swiss watchmaker Corum has developed a reputation for offering unique designs. The company has rolled out watches that have impressed avid timepiece collectors and discerning consumers all around the world. Kurt Rothner’s Excalibur is now offering a chance to own the very special Corum’s Rolls-Royce Watch that was released back in 1976. This 1970′s Rolls-Royce manual wind watch is made of 18k yellow gold. What you can see on the front is the grill of a Rolls-Royce placed atop a manually wound, Swiss-made Corum movement. The Rolls-Royce Grill watch resembled the real grills found on the sedans of the time.

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At that time, this watch was available in both men’s and women’s versions and they sold it along with a pair of matching Rolls-Royce grill cufflinks. The watch represented the first ever partnership of this kind with a prestigious automobile manufacturer. The Corum 1970′s Rolls-Royce Watch, available at Excalibur, is being said to be in a very good condition and they are even offering a one-year warranty on watch movement. Yours for a mere $5,250.

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Via: Hodinkee

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