ROLEX SUBMARINER DATE 'SINGLE RED' MKIV

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ROLEX SUBMARINER DATE 'SINGLE RED' MKIV

  • London Showroom

    Pickup available, usually ready in 2-4 days

    35/37 Ludgate Hill
    London EC4M 7JN
    United Kingdom

    +442072481321

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THE ESSENTIALS

MAKE: ROLEX
MODEL: 1680
YEAR: 1971
BOX/PAPERS: YES/NO
CASE DIAMETER: 40mm
CASE MATERIAL: STAINLESS STEEL
BRACELET MATERIAL: STAINLESS STEEL
MOVEMENT: AUTOMATIC

The 1680 has become synonymous with collectors worldwide, it was the first Submariner to have a date function and the first Rolex to border the realms of being a tool watch and a status symbol.

The reference has gained a massive following over the years, this is due to the sheer variations within the model, from dial to bezels, the model can have you studying to the nth degree.

The watch we have is the highly sought-after ‘Single Red’ variant of the 1680 range. This piece has the correct Mk4 feet first open 6’s dial and correct hands. The silver date wheel is original and displays the correct bold font with open 6 and 9's. The bezel insert is one of the nicest we have seen, a lovely 'Long 5' thats faded to a dark blue which offers a superb contrast against the creamy lume plots. The original 9315 / 280 bracelet has survived intact as has the clasp which is dated 4/71.

The case, although been polished at some point in its life hasn't been touched in some time, it has the usual wear marks of use and the lugs remain thick. This is one of the most correct and original mk4's on the market, a great example for anyone serious about owning a correct single red.



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