17 June 2015
Rolex. A Fine and Rare Stainless Steel Automatic Diver's Wristwatch with Center Seconds and Bracelet
Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, 100m=330ft, Submariner, Ref. 5508, Case No. 399'676, Circa 1958
Cal. 1530 automatic lever movement, 25 jewels, later black matte dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous Mercedes style hands, center seconds, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, rotating black bezel calibrated for 60 units, screw back, screw down crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, overall approximate length 7 inches, case, dial and movement signed
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Reference 5508 is illustrated in 100 Years of Rolex by F. & G. Mondani, 2008, p. 82.
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