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FS: 1968 Rolex Submariner (Ref. 5513) Meters First
Offered at $10,250 USD We are always open to offers and trades. Please feel free to contact us at email@example.com or by calling (213) 293-0555
In addition to the meters first dial, this specific Ref. 5513 has the original and era correct Rolex 7mm "Twin-Lock" crown that does not exhibit the dots or underline like the other Rolex sports models of the same era. The original matte black dial is in immaculate and untouched condition with matching lume plots and hands which have achieved a wonderful creamy patina.
Stock # RLXSM685513-2
Material Stainless Steel
Dial Black (Matte) Meters First
Strap Rolex 9315 Folded Link Oyester W/ 380 End Links
CASE & BRACELET
The case retains its original case chamfers and is in excellent condition. The original "Fat Font" insert although missing the pearl possesses a light fade and is charcoal/anthracite in coloration which adds to the charming feel of this specific example. The case also retains the original and era correct Rolex 7mm "Twin-Lock" crown that does not exhibit the dots or underline like the other Rolex sports models of the same era. The inside of the case back is stamped 5513 IV/68 The 9315 folded link Rolex Oyster bracelet has 12 links and 380 end pieces. The bracelet has moderate stretch from use.
DIAL & HANDS
The original meters first matte black dial is in striking and original condition without any flaws. The matching tritium hands and lume plots have achieved a wonderful golden coloration and show no lume degradation.
None. The watch was recently serviced and is running at COSC spec backed by a 1-year warranty for accurate timekeeping.
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