Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    1984 Joe DiMaggio Seventieth Birthday Presentational Rolex Wristwatch. Classic Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust stainless steel wristwatch was a gift to the Yankee Clipper from Resort Casinos, perhaps a risky association given the troubles that fellow Hall of Fame centerfielders Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays found when they associated with Harrah's. No ban from baseball was levied, however, and the Yankees great proudly cherished this timepiece until his death in 1999. Recently the watch was auctioned as part of "The Joe DiMaggio Collection" auction in May 2006, and is now being made available for just the second time since Joe's passing. The verso of the case bears the simple inscription, "Joe DiMaggio, 70th Birthday, Resorts," and the watch remains in fabulous and fully-operational condition. Original case and Rolex documentation is present as well. A classy and functional addition to your collection.

    More information about Joe Dimaggio.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2007
    27th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,283

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Oct 27, 2007 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 3 days left to consign to the 2021 June 17 Sports Showcase Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    I am completely satisfied, more to the point, absolutely ecstatic, about not only the proceeds but the wonderful professional manner every aspect of my little consignment was handled.
    Bill R.,
    Green Bay, WI
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search