Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.
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    Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.

    Someone sent me a Riveted Rolex bracelet they found in a drawer. not a watch person .It had no end links, and a rivet head missing. They knew I am a watch freak so they thought I would like it. I fixed it, added end links and polished it to look much nicer as it was scratched . It is not very stretched and has minimal if any, wear marks now. How can I tell if it's a REAL one. I know it's as real looking as any I've seen online in many articles I've read.
    It is marked 1635 on the corner. I chose end links that are more modern because they ride higher and tighter than others I tried.They are hollow , folded , as are the bracelet hollow links.The clasp is tutone as the center is brushed and the sides are polished. The crown on the clasp is very nice...not shallow stamping but deep and detailed.
    I threw it on a Mark 1 Daytona vintage model and it just makes the watch.
    Can anybody tell me how to know it's real ?
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    Re: Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.

    It looks good on the watch but i cant tell whether its real or fake, i am sure someone will find out though,

    Rolex DateJust I - WG & MOP
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    Omega Seamaster Bond SMP LTD
    Omega Seamaster 200M Pre-Bond
    Heuer Black/Luminous Dial 200M Quartz
    Omega Speedmaster 3577.50 Moon to Mars
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    Re: Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.

    It's a fake. You'll most likely find the links to be too thick as seen from the side, and the joints between the folds of metal on the underside to be in the centers of the links.
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    Re: Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.

    I wonder how much an authentic bracelet is?

    Rolex DateJust I - WG & MOP
    Chronographe Suisse 18Kct Chronograph
    Omega Seamaster Bond SMP LTD
    Omega Seamaster 200M Pre-Bond
    Heuer Black/Luminous Dial 200M Quartz
    Omega Speedmaster 3577.50 Moon to Mars
    Omega 3510.50 Speedmaster
    Alpha Daytona ST19


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    Re: Rolex Rivet Bracelet..Is it real ? How to tell.

    From as low as luck, type, and condition will get you (I have heard stories of as low as a few hundred), to IIRC over $2k from patient reputable sellers.

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    I see .

    Rolex DateJust I - WG & MOP
    Chronographe Suisse 18Kct Chronograph
    Omega Seamaster Bond SMP LTD
    Omega Seamaster 200M Pre-Bond
    Heuer Black/Luminous Dial 200M Quartz
    Omega Speedmaster 3577.50 Moon to Mars
    Omega 3510.50 Speedmaster
    Alpha Daytona ST19


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