Rolex - 1803 Stella Blue

Day-Date 1803

Brand: Rolex
Family: Day-Date 36
Reference: 1803 Stella Blue
Name: Day-Date 1803
Produced: 1972/1 - 1972
Limited: No

Case

Material: White gold
Glass: Plexi
Back: Closed
Shape: Round
Diameter: 36.00 mm
Lug Width: 20.00 mm
W/R: 50.00 m

Dial

Nickname: Stella Blue
Color: Blue
Indexes: Stick / Dot
Hands: Stick

Description

Most likely starting in the early seventies, Rolex produced a series of dials now called 'Stella' by collectors, which had thickly lacquered dials in vibrant colors. The watch pictured here is a prime example of such a dial, fitted in a white gold case of the 1803 variation.

Movement

Rolex caliber 1556 Fourth generation of Rolex Day-Date movements. Beat increased to 19800 bph. Introduced around 1965. Hacking feature added in 1972.

Type:Automatic
Brand:Rolex
Caliber:1556
Display:Analog
Diameter:28.50 mm
Jewels:26
Frequency:19800 bph
Time:Hours, Minutes, Seconds
Date:Date, Day
Additionals:Chronometer

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