Sold for £2,800

Condition report
Model: 16610
Serial: A259220
Very dirty between lugs.
Not in full working condition at the present time.
In heavily worn condition.
Ticking at the present time.
Scratched all over.
Crystal in good condition.
Dial in good condition.
All hands and markers intact.
Crown intact; hands and date unable to change.
Bracelet heavily scratched and stretched.
Clasp very loose.
Boxes in fair condition.
Caseback has not been opened.


GENTLEMAN'S ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE SUBMARINER STAINLESS STEEL WRIST WATCH purchased 1999,160 A259220 both from papers, lacking bezel, the round black dial with stainless steel bordered hour markers, date aperture at 3, outer seconds track in white, 38mm case, on a stainless steel bracelet strap, with a Rolex clasp, in box, with papers and booklets, with swing tag, with outer box

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