Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 19, 2022

LOT 268

ROLEX
REF. 1680, DIVER’S, SELF-WINDING, CENTRE-SECONDS, DATE, “OYSTER” BRACELET; “SUBMARINER” “RED METER FIRST”; STAINLESS STEEL

EUR 25,000 - 50,000

USD 26,400 - 53,000 / HKD 208,000 - 414,000 / CHF 25,200 - 51,000

Sold: EUR 31,200

A very fine and rare, stainless steel, self-winding, diver’s wristwatch, water-resistant (200 m = 660 ft) with screwed case-back, black colour dial with centre-seconds; black “tropical” insert bezel.


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*

Good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-55-02

Good

Luminous material reapplied

HANDS Service hands

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model "Submariner" "Oyster Date"

Reference 1680

Year 1969

Movement No. D 9 244 944

Case No. 2 216 106

Material stainless steel

Bracelet stainless steel Rolex "Oyster" bracelet with deployant clasp (Ref. 78360; end-links 380)

Diameter  Ø 40 mm

Length 170 mm. (approx.)

Caliber 1570

Length 170 mm. (approx.)

Weight 116.1 gr (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box and booklet