1957 Rolex Submariner Tropical Bond 6536/1 - B&P


1957 Rolex Submariner Tropical Bond 6536/1 - B&P

Product no.: RO200761

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This is a unique and stunning James Bond Submariner 6536-1 which comes on a very nice Oyster 6636/75 extendible bracelet with original box and papers.

With its tropical Radium gilt dial, the faded MK III bezel insert and the strong case it's a very rare find. Please find some more info here below or contact us in case of questions.

 

 

Additional product information

Model/Modell/Modèle: Submariner
Year / Jahr / Année: 1957
Reference / Referenz / Référence: 6536/1
Serial Number / Serienummer / Numéro de Série: 2304XX
Case / Gehäuse / Boîtier (1-10): very good stainless steel no crown guard case in nice and fat condition with no major dents or scratches and no noticable corrosion or pitting, case back marked I 57 with many old watchmaker markings, screwing down tight, both serial and reference number are well readable between the lugs. (7-8)
Movement / Werk / Mouvement: nice Rolex cal. 1030 butterfly movement in good working condition but not serviced
Winding / Aufzug / Remontage: automatic
Dial / Zifferblatt / Cadran: fantastic original gilt "Swiss" dial in untouched condition where the high radiation Radium left its toll on the lacquer and gave it a stunning tropical look, the dial as well as the gilt Radium hands are glowing briefly under UV
Bezel / Lünette / Lunette: very good nickel plated bidirectional brass bezel with a later MK III insert that has faded to a very nice and even steel grey. The bezel pearl seems to be Tritium and glows a little longer under UV
Crystal / Glas / Verre: nice domed acrylic crystal with just very small signs of wear
Bracelet / Armband / Bracelet: very nice original riveted and extendible Rolex Oyster 6636 bracelet with 75 end links and folding clasp marked 3 63, in tight and well wearable condition
Diameter / Durchmesser / Diamètre: ca. 38mm
Serviced / Revidiert / Révisé: No
Accessoires: inner box, guarantee paper with stamped serial number and sale date, cigarette card

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