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1948 Tudor (Rolex) Oyster Bristol Vintage Midsize Small Rose Military Style Watch, Ref. 4453 - Stainless Steel



PRISTINE Merchandise is in “like new” condition. There are no signs of wear or any other visible imperfections.  EXCELLENT Merchandise is in exceptionally good condition with very little wear. Any imperfections are described in detail.  VERY GOOD: Merchandise is in very good condition for its age. Older items may exhibit very light patina and wear relative to the age of the product, and more contemporary items will be just short of “excellent”. GOOD: Merchandise is in good condition and typically will appear mildly to moderately used. There may be some surface scratches and/or other imperfections. Older items may exhibit patina and wear related to their age. Please review the item listing for specific details regarding condition.


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Today's offering showcases this uncommon and classic early Tudor ref. 4453. It is done in a military style with matte black dial and luminous hands and has its original Rolex Oyster case and Rolex Oyster Patent crown. It is a boys size measuring 31mm without the crown by 39mm. It is an early Tudor date stamped 1948, only a handful of years into the launch of the Tudor brand and is an early shock resistant model. It is in original condition, fully original down to the dial, hands, and Rolex winding crown. It has been freshly serviced. We have installed a brand new mineral glass crystal and crocodile strap making it ready for immediate enjoyment.


Model: Ref. 4453

No: 32091

Functions: Hours, Minutes, Subsidiary Seconds

Dial: Black, luminous rabic indexes, outer minute divisions, original, excellent condition with aging

Hands: Original, blue steel luminous batons

Movement type: Tudor, handwound, rhodium plated, early shock resistant model, 17 jewels

Bracelet: Crocodile, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn

Crystal type: Glass, mint condition

Return Policy: 7 days from the day it is received

SKU: 21-158259
Accompanied by: Tudor
Bracelet/Strap: Crocodile
Color: Black
Country of Origin: Switzerland
Authenticity Details: Tudor
Case Dimensions (in mm): 31mm diameter excluding crown by 39mm long 
Primary Material: Stainless Steel

Domestic and international shipping is by FedEx. All shipments are fully insured.

Please contact Portero Customer Care Department for a return authorization, and ship back item within 7 days of receipt. Items must be properly packaged in comparable box, and in unworn condition.