Rolex ‘Texano’ Ref. 5100 in Yellow Gold

Excited to offer this extremely rare Rolex reference 5100 for sale, number 416/1000.
This in 1970 released Rolex was produced in a very limited series of only 1.000 pieces worldwide, confirmed to be completely sold out before it hit the shelves. Scroll down to read more about this watch.



This example remains in superb overall condition. No polishing to the case or bracelet, all links present, Immaculate dial and fully serviced in December 2022. We confidently say this is one of the finest specimens available in the present market.

Lots of very interesting articles about the reference 5100 and its remarkable Beta 21 movement to be found online. This watch ticks a lot of boxes when it comes to originality, innovation and exclusivity.

Both the lume plots on the dial and the lume filled baton hands show a homologous warm orange patina.
The yellow gold bracelet consist of 26 links of which 6 are removable.

The original Beta 21 movement has been serviced in December 2022 by a watchmaker specialized in these type of movements. The receipt for the movement service is present and will be included in the sale.

As the pictures show, this watch remains in extremely good condition showing solely normal and very little signs of wear in the form of superficial scratches.

The watch comes with the original brown leather Rolex ‘buckle’ box.

Weight: 195 grams.
Please note that we handle a 24 hour purchase/shipment processing policy as all our watches are located in a bank safe.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions, require more pictures/information or if you would like to know our guarantee and return policy.

We thank you in advance for your interest in our beloved watches here in Amsterdam.

Additional information




39mm / 41mm



Box & Papers



18K Yellow Gold



Serial Number



Beta 21