Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jan 18, 2022

LOT 167

Ref. 1680, Oyster Perpetual Date, Submariner, Superlative Chronometer Officialy Certified, Steel

EUR 19,000 - 35,000

USD 21,500 - 39,600 / HKD 168,000 - 310,000 / CHF 19,800 - 36,400

Sold: EUR 37,700

Very fine and rare, stainless steel automatic seconds wristwatch, Ref. 1680, “Red Sub”, water resistant 200m. Black matte dial, Submariner name in red letters, “SWISS – T < 25” at 6 o’clock. Magnifying cyclops lens on the 3 o’clock affixed to the surface of its acrylic crystal. Guards around the screwed crown and black aluminum insert fitted in the timing bi-directional bezel, Fat Font writing. Mercedes-style hands.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2

Very good

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model Submariner

Reference 1680

Year Circa 1970

Movement No. D803924

Case No. 2701158

Bracelet Rolex Oyster bracelet with folding clasp, approx. length 160 mm.

Diameter 40 mm.

Caliber Rolex 1570

Weight 136.09 gr.(approx.)

Signature Case, dial and movement

Accessories Attestation de contrôle officiel Suisse de chronomètre (COSC)