A gentleman's stainless steel automatic calendar 'single red' 'Submariner' bracelet watch by Rolex, the circular black dial with luminous dot hour markers and baton quarters, white outer minute divisions, magnified date aperture at 3, Mercedes hands with luminous inserts and centre seconds hand, to a stainless steel case with black insert bezel, the calibre 1570 movement numbered D294667, model ref. 1680, serial no. 3179936, on a later Oyster link bracelet numbered 93150, clasp numbered MA11, dial, case, movement and bracelet signed, bezel width 3.9cm
Accompanied by maker's box and Rolex UK service receipt (for time keeping check) dated 26 February 2007.
Dial appears to be 'Mark V', with minimal signs of wear. Luminous markers and luminous inserts to hands are off-white, with patchy light discolouration and spotting. Light scuffs and spotting to polished outer sections of hands. Circular chip to glass between 6 and 7, further light scuffs and scratches to remainder of glass and smaller nicks/chips to outer edge of glass. Glass protrudes at a depth of approximately 2.5mm from bezel (excluding raised date aperture). Light surface wear and scuffs to bezel insert, which may be a later service replacement. Fitted with 'triplock' crown which has light nicks and scuffs, crown may or may not be original. Crown appears to be functioning and operates hands/date display when deployed. Inner case back numbered '1680' and 'III 71'. Case and case back have scuffs, scratches and nicks, commensurate for use. Wear and scuffs to underside of shoulder lugs, possibly caused by later bracelet. Scuffs, scratches, nicks and surface wear to bracelet, commensurate for use. Shoulders of bracelet also numbered 501B. Foldover clasp is functioning and secures tightly. Movement is currently running but is untested for working order, which cannot be guaranteed. Originality of parts to this watch cannot be guaranteed.