Lot 860 , A gentlemans 1967 Rolex stainless steel Submariner wristwatch, ref no. 5513; serial no. 1607300, bracelet no. 7839, with Rolex box.
A gentleman's 1967 Rolex stainless steel Submariner wristwatch, ref no. 5513; serial no. 1607300, bracelet no. 7839, with Rolex box.
The bracelet is quite loose and there are numerous minor surface scratches to the bracelet in general. The case back has numereous tiny surface scratches and nicks and the case sides have similar issues. The bezel has a few scratches and there is a hole above 12 o'clock?? something missing from the case??The glass is quite scratched and the dial appers to have some fading to the dot numerals etc. The watch ticks when wound and the hands adjust. We cannot guarantee any of the watches to be in working order.
The hands and dial appear to be original. Provenence is a private vendor. To our knowledge, no parts have been replaced.
Box has a few scuffs and there is no evidence to suggest that it is or isn't the original box. Case diameter excluding the winding crown is 40mm. Crown screws down tightly. Slight noise when shaken, which sound like two pieces of metal knocking against each other, a kind of rattlling noise.???
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Sold for £8,200