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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 41

    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, tropical startdust dial, tropical bezel, and bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, 200M=660FT, SUBMARINER, REF. 5513, CASE NO. 1’401’688, CIRCA 1966

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    Rolex. A fine and attractive stainless steel automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, tropical startdust dial, tropical bezel, and bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, 200m=660ft, Submariner, ref. 5513, case no. 1’401’688, circa 1966
    Cal. 1520 automatic movement, 26 jewels, black tropical stardust dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, outer minute divisions, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, bidirectional revolving tropical grey bezel graduated for 60 units, screw back, screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, deployant clasp stamped “4 66”, case, dial and movement signed
    39.5 mm. diam.; overall bracelet length approx. 200 mm.


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    Reference 5513 was launched in 1962, depth rated to 200 meters (660ft), fitted with the 8 mm. crown, crown guards, the bezel with minute divisions for the first fifteen minutes and silver triangle, black dials with gilt printing. As of 1964, the designation "Swiss T<25" was added to the bottom of the dial.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN ITALIAN GENTLEMAN