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Rolex Submariner Ref. 1680 White 'Full Set' circa 1978   Sold

Reference: 1680

Serial: 52255xx

Case: All Stainless Steel

Dimensions: 40mm excluding original crown

Function: Diver

Caliber: Caliber 1520 Automatic

Strap: Rolex Submariner 93150 oyster stainless steel bracelet

            with 580 endlinks

Box/Papers: Yes/yes

Offered for sale here is an extremely beautiful example of a Rolex Submariner ref. 1680 ‘White’. With serial 52255xx, this piece dates from 1978. The awesome vanilla patina on the lume dots, along with the perfectly matching patina on the hands, contrast with the mint black matte dial.

 

Not only the dial of this example makes it special, the correct rotating diver bezel is in great condition too. Along with the dial and bezel, this drawer condition 1680 features an unpolished thick case preserving the sharp bevels.

 

Directly from the first owner, it comes in a complete kit with box and guarantee papers, sold in 1978 by a Spanish jeweler.

 

It is in full working order as it has just been completely serviced by our watchmaking, guaranteeing a good and safe use for many years to come.

 

It comes suited on the original Rolex Submariner 93150 oyster bracelet with 580 endlinks.