• Important Watches, including A auction at Christies

    Sale 1391

    Important Watches, including A Gentleman's Pursuit for Excellence, Part I

    12 November 2012, Geneva

  • Lot 80

    Rolex. An attractive stainless steel automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, 200M=660FT, SUBMARINER, REF. 5513, CASE NO. 1'991'340, RETAILED BY WEMPE, HAMBURG, MANUFACTURED IN 1969

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Rolex. An attractive stainless steel automatic wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, 200m=660ft, Submariner, Ref. 5513, case no. 1'991'340, retailed by Wempe, Hamburg, manufactured in 1969
    Cal. 1520 automatic movement, 26 jewels, black dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous mercedes hands, sweep centre seconds, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, revolving black bezel calibrated for 60 units, screw back, screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and deployant clasp stamped 4.71, case, dial and movement signed
    39 mm. diam.


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    With Rolex Garantie and Wempe original invoice, both dated 10 August 1970 and bearing the retailer's stamp. Furthermore delivered with Rolex original fitted green presentation box.

    The present watch impresses by its attractive, original condition and the beautifully aged black dial with ivory tone luminous numerals and hands.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches.