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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 125

ROLEX REF. 116610, NO. 01/05 MILITARIZED DLC THE 6538 EDITION STEEL Rolex Ref. 116610 Submariner "The 6538 Edition" Customized by Militarized DLC in 2013, case No. 626Z34Y0, Ref. 116610. No. 01/5. Fine and unusual, center seconds, self winding, water resistant, stainless steel "third party" grey-black DLC-coated wristwatch with date. Accompanied by the guarantee card (now void) and a hang tag.

Three-body, screwed-down case back and crown, graduated unidirectional revolving bezel, Triplock winding crown, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. "Third party" customized case back engraving and DLC coating. Black, applied large luminous round, triangular and baton steel indexes, outer minute/seconds divisions, aperture for the date. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 3135, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 31 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

CHF 7,000 - 9,000

HKD 56,000 - 72,000 / USD 7,300 - 9,400

Sold: CHF 8,750

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1

As new

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx. overall length 200 mm. Aftermarket additions void the manufacturer's warranty and ROLEX will not warranty and/or service the present watch. Aftermarket additions are NOT official products of Rolex and have not been endorsed nor licensed by Rolex. Cosmograph Daytona, Milgauss, Oyster, Rolex and the Rolex coronet are all registered trademarks of the Rolex Corporation.