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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
2940
C$4,179
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Bubbleback
C$2,932
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
1946 Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual ROSE GOLD Bubbleback Salmon 32mm Watch 3131
C$5,575
+ C$697 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
14K Yellow Gold 6084 with Red OCC Dial on Leather Strap
C$8,377
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
Reference 6085
C$6,082
+ C$304 for shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
2764
C$7,450
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Rolex
Bubbleback
C$6,980
+ C$110 for shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
6107 Big Bubble Back 34mm Automatic Circa 1952
C$7,369
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
bubbleback
C$6,276
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex
1951 Vintage Mens Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback Watch Ref. 6015 - Stainless Steel
C$3,814
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex
Oyster Perpetual Ref 6106 in SS bubble back with caliber A260 from 1962 - Serviced
C$4,182
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex Datejust 36
Ovettone 6305/2 Stainless Steel circa 1954 Bubbleback Watch Only
C$8,866
+ C$112 for shipping
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1946 Oyster 36mm 'Ovettone' aka 'Big Bubbleback' - FULL SET - Steel case - Ref. 5028
C$15,129
+ C$342 for shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
6085
C$9,285
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubble Back 3131 14k Yellow Gold 32MM Men Automatic Watch
C$5,578
+ C$126 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Reference 6084
C$4,257
+ C$304 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
5015
C$3,953
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Rolex
Oyster Royal
C$5,585
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubbleback 2940 Stainless Steel
C$3,280
+ C$110 for shipping
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Rolex
Oyster Perpetual Bubble Back
C$9,883
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Rolex Datejust 36
Yellow Gold Datejust Bubble Back Watch Ref. 6105
C$16,755
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
bubbleback
C$4,546
Free shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
中古 ロレックス ROLEX Ref.6085 ヴィンテージ オイスターパーペチュアル セミバブルバック Cal.645 自動巻き メンズ O#132194
C$3,029
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Vintage Bubbleback 1960's Oyster Perpetual Precision Rref. 6298 Rare 36mm Size
C$9,774
+ C$175 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
Rose Gold Big Bubbleback "Ovettone"
C$30,410
+ C$380 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
1946 Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual 14K GOLD Bubbleback 3372 White 32mm Watch
C$5,575
+ C$697 for shipping
Rolex Datejust
Oyster-Perpetual Datejust "Bubbleback"
C$11,163
+ C$168 for shipping
Rolex Datejust 36
36mm Bubbleback ca 1953 Unpolished case
C$7,470
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
1952 Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Reference 6084 Stainless Steel Watch ( 14569)
C$6,004
+ C$105 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
3372
C$5,578
+ C$110 for shipping

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Rolex Datejust 36
6105 Bubble Back 36mm Datejust
C$4,326
+ C$260 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubbleback pink on pink for 'Ronchi Milano'
C$18,246
+ C$152 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
6085
C$8,043
+ C$181 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubble Back Oyster Perpetual
C$6,980
+ C$110 for shipping
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Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Brown Stainless Steel Bubbleback 32mm Watch
C$4,179
+ C$697 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Reference 3131 14K Pink Gold "Bubbleback"
C$5,322
+ C$304 for shipping
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Oyster BubbleBack ref 6303 34mm From 1954 Vintage
C$4,090
+ C$151 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Vintage S/Steel & 18k ROLEX Bubble Back Automatic Watch Ref 5015 c.1949 SERVICED
C$11,168
+ C$138 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
34mm 18k Gold Serviced 1952
C$9,214
+ C$138 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
6085
C$8,195
Excl. shipping
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Rolex Datejust 36
Oyster Perpetual Date Automatic Chronometer Solid 14K Gold/SS Bubble Back Vintage Ref.6105
C$7,924
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
Ref: 6085 Yellow gold Big bubbleback, "Ovettone"
C$6,547
Excl. shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
2940
C$3,482
+ C$181 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
6085 Bubbleback Champagne dial gold 18KT 1950’s
C$8,895
+ C$152 for shipping
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GOLD 18KT ENGINE TURNED OYSTER PERPETUAL BUBBLE BACK RARE
C$12,149
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
6084 Gold Case and Bracelet
C$9,943
+ C$90 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
2940
C$4,700
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
34MM BubbleBack 6106 Steel Factory Rolex Box
C$5,554
+ C$135 for shipping
Rolex
Oyster Perpetual ref 6284 Pre Explorer Semi Bubble Back Vintage
C$12,012
+ C$151 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
セミバブルバック Ref.6084 アンティーク品 メンズ 腕時計
C$3,386
+ C$440 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubble Back 14kt ref.3131
C$6,082
+ C$274 for shipping
Rolex Datejust 36
Ref. 6105
C$16,725
+ C$304 for shipping
Rolex Oyster
Speedking 6056 Bubbleback 30mm Vintage 1952
C$4,048
+ C$138 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Bubble Back Chronometer 2940 Stahl Automatik 32mm
C$3,786
+ C$274 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 34
1952 Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Semi-Bubbleback Ref. 6103 in Stainless Steel ( 14291)
C$5,934
+ C$105 for shipping
Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36
Bubble Back 18K Yellow Gold 36MM 5030 - Cer
C$15,344
+ C$110 for shipping
Rolex
Bubble Back
C$9,634
+ C$110 for shipping
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Bubbleback 6298
C$12,217
Excl. shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
6084
C$3,405
Excl. shipping
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Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Ovetto acciaio laminato 20my con segni alla corona.
C$3,421
Excl. shipping
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Rolex Bubbleback – A Case for Innovation

The Rolex Bubbleback is a rare timepiece in the history of watchmaking. Nicknamed for its unmistakable protruding case, this watch captures the style and imagination of the 1930s, a decade when Rolex introduced some of its most daring innovations in horology. Today the Rolex Bubbleback is coveted by serious collectors the world over – not least of all because it is still ticking.

Yet the Bubbleback by Rolex is all the rarer as it was only produced for around twenty years after first appearing in 1933. The intact models seen today are evidence of the high manufacturing standards of Rolex that established the company as industry leaders. What’s more, though none of the models were ever engraved with the Rolex Bubbleback moniker, its reputation as a reliable wristwatch ensured that collectors recognize it on sight – and continue to call it by its endearing nickname. In Italy the Bubbleback is affectionately known as ovetonne or ‘little egg’, and ‘little coffin’ in Hong Kong.


Unique Style of the Bubbleback by Rolex

The Rolex Oyster Bubbleback gets its distinctive rounded case from the unusually thick movement and rotor that, turning on a pivot, sets the winding of the hairspring in motion. It is an ingenious piece of manufacturing that announces itself rather boldly on the wrist as a result of its larger parts.

For horology enthusiasts, the simplicity of the Rolex Bubbleback watch is what makes it a collector’s piece. Together with its unique look, the pure pleasure of telling time without unnecessary embellishment or distraction comes to the fore in the Bubbleback by Rolex. The dial is reserved purely for the hands and Roman numerals, aesthetically reminiscent of the Art Deco movement. As the Bubbleback matured, however, the dial embraced more intricate detailing and style codes.

Rolex Bubbleback watches are available in Rolex Steelium (stainless steel), Rolesor (half gold, half steel) and gold varieties, depending on the wishes of its first owner. The bracelet also has a range of distinctive styles that speak to the personal histories behind each of these vintage timepieces, from steel to textured crocodile leather. Some models also feature expertly woven fabric bracelets that survive to this day.

The case and bezel also deserve special mention, as their design points to developing tastes as well as innovations in manufacturing techniques. Each bezel coveys a unique story with either a smooth, engine-turned style or hooded lugs; while the slight diameter of some Rolex Bubbleback timepieces reveal Rolex’s expansion into the ladies’ watch market in 1941.


The Heart of a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback

For those passionate about the history of timekeeping, the impressive movement in the Rolex Bubbleback is of particular interest. Featuring a balance wheel called a Super Balance that took the Auto-Rotor to new levels of performance; it’s a critical link in the evolution of automatic watches. What’s more, the precursors to Rolex’s iconic Datejust models were also Bubbleback watches, adding another layer to the legend.

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Bubbleback has stood the test of time in form and function until now – and will remain an icon, well into the future.