Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, July 16, 2019

LOT 308

ROLEX, REF. 1680, SUBMARINER « RED TROPICAL METERS FIRST DIAL », STEEL

Very fine and rare stainless steel self-winding, diver’s wristwatch with date. Rare tropical brown « meters first » dial with red writing.

Belle et rare montre de plongée en acier. Boîtier rond. Couronne et fond vissés. Lunette noire graduée tournante. Rare et homogène cadran tropical noir avec index peints luminescents. Aiguilles Mercedes luminescentes. Trotteuse centrale. Guichet dateur à 3h, ligne « Submariner » rouge. Mouvement automatique certifié chronomètre.

Brand Rolex

Model Submariner

Year Circa 1969

Calibre  1570

Case No. 2229223

Bracelet Oyster riveted bracelet ref. 7206 / endlinks 80

Dimensions 40 mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original box and guarantee

EUR 45,000 - 55,000

CHF 50,000 - 62,000 / USD 50,000 - 62,000

Sold: EUR 46,800


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 2-8-58

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-10-01

Very good

Patinated

HANDS Original