Only 50 Were Ever Made by Special Royal Order. Only 1 Surviving Mint, Like-New, Example. An exclusive vintage ROLEX you do not see every day! The plastic glass original 36 Series were never made in SOLID ROSE GOLD by ROLEX. However, by special request from the Shah of Iran, few pieces were especially manufactured by Rolex by Royal Order.
A beauty to wear and enjoy. The original day-date was much more user friendly with its slightly thinner profile and balanced weight. The special ones ordered by the Shah of Iran were intended as gift to each of his Army Generals. It's absolutely a day 1 looking beauty! Rolex Service Center in Beverly Hills confirmed that the 36 Series was made between 1972 and 1973.Original genuine wood box, and green printed box are included (as shown). In July of 1999, this unique watch was serviced, for the first time, at the official ROLEX SERVICE CENTER in Beverly Hills, California. This is when the history of this watch was pulled out! Confirmed By The Official Rolex Service Center. Aka as the 36 series, manufactured in 1972 and 1973. Officially Serviced in July 1999. Less Than 50 Ever Made For The Shah of Iran. The only known surviving example in this mint, like-new, condition. Unique Solid Rose Gold 18K. The 36 series was never produced in rose gold. Except by special Royal order by The Shah of Iran. The item "Vintage Rolex Day-Date President Solid Rose Gold Shah of Iran by Royal Order" is in sale since Tuesday, February 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "casabattiloro" and is located in Tarzana, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.