Winding Mechanism - Rolex, Switzerland Object Reg. No: ST 032918

Automatic winding mechanism for wrist watch, made by Rolex, Switzerland. Movement of a person's arm causes the rotor to rotate and wind watch.
The mechanism has a semicircular rotor which is free to rotate around pivot on its straight edge. The pivot is centrally mounted on circular base.
Acquisition Information:
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Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 0.5 cm (Width), 3 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: watch components, watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: components
Inscriptions: Mechanism is marked 'Rolex, Perpetual, Chronometer, Swiss Made, Patented, Super Balance'. Base is marked 'Vis Tirette', 'Trigger Screw', 'Patented' and 'G 29385'
Manufacturer: Rolex Watch Co Ltd, Switzerland

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