Are you a Rolex watch enthusiast with a preference for Sterling Silver metal? If so, you may already know that the only time in the history of the brand that Sterling Silver was USD was before 1926. The good news is that there is a huge assortment of different models in a variety of shapes and styles, but the bad news is that they're hard to find. Any of these watches are vintage collectible items. Here are the 10 best Silver Rolex watches of all-time for your enjoyment.
10. Rolex Vintage 1917 Military Trench Officer's WWII Watch
We found a vintage 1917 Rolex Military Trench Antique Officer's watch from WWII. This unique collectible featured a porcelain dial with a case made of Sterling Silver. The large case measures 37 mm in width x 32.5 mm minus the additional size with the crown. The wire lugs are 39 mm lug to lug. The Hallmarks engraved in the case indicate that it was made in London, England, in 1917. The dial is made of white porcelain enamel with the number 12 in red. The movement is a manual winding type with the Rolex signature on the winding wheel. The band is black and made of nylon material. The estimated value is $3,500.
9. Rolex Vintage 1265 wristwatch
The Rolex 1265 is a vintage watch bearing the reference number 1265 with the serial number also engraved in the watch. The estimated date of its creation is 1938. The case is a small 25.5 mm in width. The dial features an aged silver background. The case is made of .925 Silver alloy. This is a men's watch that also falls under the classification of unisex. It is powered with a manual winding movement. The bracelet has been replaced with an aftermarket leather type. The estimated value of this collectible silver watch is $5,700.
8. Rolex Vintage 1925 Boy's Rolex Early Oyster
This vintage Rolex is a super rare find. The Early Oyster watch is in a boy's size and it was made in 1025. This antique bears the reference 2132. The case is made of Sterling Silver in 4 pieces. It measures 28.65 mm in width and 32 mm lug to lug. The dial features a vintage aesthetic due to the passage of nearly 100 years since its building. The movement is a manual winding type with 15 jewels adn it is adjusted in 6 positions for all climates. The movement is chronometer grade with a Signed Rolex Extra Prima on the winding wheel. The leather band is 16 mm featuring a vintage Rolex buckle closure. The appraised value of this vintage collectible watch is $4,500.
7. Rolex Wilsdorf London 1919
This vintage Rolex watch is a Rolex Wilsdorf manufactured in 1919. The case is made of .925 Silver alloy. The date is approximated. The movement is a manual winding type. It is a men's watch but may also be worn as a unisex wristwatch.
6. Role Mechanical Silver 1909 Cocktail Watch
This is a ladies Rolex cocktail watch that was manufactured in the year 1909. The case is made of .925 Silver material and it measures 28 mm in width. The case is circular adn the dial is white with black Arabic numerals and the number 12 in red. The reference code is engraved in the watch along with the initials W&D. The movement is a mechanical hand wound type adn the bracelet is made of stainless steel.
5. Rolex Vintage 1915 Tonneau Ladies Wrist Watch
This unique ladies wristwatch was made in the year 1915. The case is made of Sterling Silver material and measures 27.22 mm in width and 35 mm lug to lug. This watch features a hand engraved inscription on the back case wit Role signature. The movement is a manual winding type Rebberg movement with the Rolex signature on the winding wheel. One of the most outstanding features is the Tonneau Shape of this antique watch. It's been appraised with a value of $3,000.
4. Rolex Half Hunter Officers watch
This vintage Rolex is circa 1920. The case is made of Sterling Silver and it measures 35 mm in width. The unique feature is a hinged top life with enamel, and a screw case back. The dial is made of enamel material and the movement is a manual winding type. It features the hallmarking, numbering and W&D Rolex signature. The approximate value is $3,500.
3. Vintage Cousin Silver Argento Manual wristwatch
This Rolex watch was produced in the year 1920. It features a case that is made of Sterling Silver. It's a men's watch that is powered with a manual winding movement. The estimated value of this collectible vintage timepiece is $928.
2. Sterling Silver Rolex Art Deco
This vintage Art Deco Rolex is circa 1926. It features a case that is made of Sterling Silver material with a square shape. It is Hallmarked for Glasgow for import into the United Kingdom. The movement is a 15 jewel with rubies with a Swiss made silvered dial with black Art Deco numerals. The hands are Fancy Breguet in blued steel. The estimated value of this vintage Role in Sterling Silver is $13,418.69.
1. Rolex Sterling Silver Unicorn Lady's Watch
This example is valued at $1,395.00. The vintage Sterling Silver Lay's Unicorn model is a rare watch. The case is made of Sterling Silver with a diameter of 27 mm. The dial is a white double sunk style with black Art Deco numbers. The hands are Brequet styling with a black sweep seconds hand. The case is a double hinged style and the Rolex signature RWC Ltd is engraved in the case. This is a circa 1930s model.
Written by Dana Hanson
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