What's for sale?
This is the charming Swatch "Roi Soleil" ladies' watch made by the Swiss company for their 1993 catalogue. It was a special edition watch for Christmas 1993, celebrating King Louis 14th of France: "the Sun King".
It has a pale blue face with lines radiating from 12 o'clock, gold-coloured numerals and small diamante stones on the outer edge of the face and on each of the scrolled hour and minute hands. It catches the light beautifully.
The watch case is made from clear resin and the leather strap is faced with red satin, gold-coloured stitching and two diamante stones.
The watch comes with its original presentation box, with satin interior and decorated with a portrait of Louis XIV wearing the watch.
It has a quartz movement powered by a 390 battery.
Who made it and when?
Made by Swatch for their 1993 Specials catalogue under product number GZ127. We've shown its catalogue entry for reference (the catalogue is not included in the sale).
The watched is identified on the face by:
And on the back:
- Christmas - 93
- 19641/33333 (this is watch number 19,641 of 33,333)
What condition is it in?
- In very good condition
- There are a few signs of wear on the strap
- The box is in very good condition
- Our watches are stored running with batteries fitted but a new battery will be fitted prior to dispatch
This watch is covered by our 90 day warranty. Please see our Terms of Business for details.
What are the measurements?
- 34mm face diameter
- 9mm case thickness
- 15mm bracelet width
- 23cm band length
- 343 grams including the box
If you have any questions, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.