Rolex Day-Date 40 m228235-0025 | GASSAN Diamonds
Rolex retailer plaqueMENU

Rolex

Day-Date 40

Oyster, 40 mm, Everose gold

Price € 37.300 *

title

Rolex

Day-Date 40

Oyster, 40 mm, Everose gold

Price € 37.300 *

REFERENCE

228235

MODEL CASE

Oyster, 40 mm, Everose gold

BEZEL

Fluted

WATER RESISTANCE

Waterproof to 100 metres / 330 feet

MOVEMENT

Perpetual, mechanical, self-winding

CALIBRE

3255, Manufacture Rolex

POWER RESERVE

Approximately 70 hours

BRACELET

President, semi-circular three-piece links

DIAL

Olive green

CERTIFICATION

Superlative Chronometer (COSC + Rolex certification after casing)

The Fluted Bezel

The Rolex fluted bezel is a mark of distinction. Originally, the fluting of the Oyster bezel had a functional purpose: it served to screw the bezel onto the case helping to ensure the waterproofness of the watch. It was therefore identical to the fluting on the case back, which was also screwed onto the case for waterproofness, using specific Rolex tools. Over time, the fluting became an aesthetic element, a genuine Rolex signature feature. Today the fluted bezel is a mark of distinction, always in gold.

Olive Green Dial

The sunray finish creates delicate light reflections on many dials in the Oyster Perpetual collection. It is obtained using masterful brushing techniques that create grooves running outwards from the centre of the dial. Light is diffused consistently along each engraving, creating a characteristic subtle glow that moves depending on the position of the wrist. Once the sunray finish has been completed, the dial colour is applied using Physical Vapour Deposition or electroplating. A light coat of varnish gives the dial its final look.

18 ct Everose gold

To preserve the beauty of its pink gold watches, Rolex created and patented an exclusive 18 ct pink gold alloy cast in its own foundry: Everose gold. Introduced in 2005, 18 ct Everose is used on all Rolex Oyster models in pink gold.

Model availability

All Rolex watches are assembled by hand with the utmost care to ensure exceptional quality. Such high standards naturally restrict Rolex production capacity and, at times, the demand for Rolex watches outpaces this capacity. Therefore, the availability of certain models may be limited. New Rolex watches are exclusively sold by Official Rolex Retailers, who receive regular deliveries and independently manage the allocation and sales of watches to customers. Gassan is proud to be part of the worldwide network of Official Rolex Retailers and can provide information on the availability of Rolex watches.

The Rolex Day-Date made its debut in 1956. Available only in 18 ct gold or platinum, it was the first wristwatch chronometer to display the date and the day of the week spelt out in full in windows on the dial. With the President bracelet, originally created specially for it, the Day-Date continues to be the watch par excellence of influential people.

Rolex Day-Date
THE ULTIMATE WATCH OF PRESTIGE
View all models

Contact us

Please specify your preferred mode of contact and we will respond as quickly as possible.

Cancel

*Required

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE