Lot 993 (The Watches Auction, 19th September 2017)

Sold for £13,000


GENTLEMAN'S ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL SUBMARINER 5513 AUTOMATIC STAINLESS STEEL WRIST WATCH c.1954, the round black dial with hour markers in white, outer seconds track, black enamel bezel, 40mm case, on a stainless steel bracelet strap with Rolex clasp, lacking box, with original purchase receipt dated to the 1960s and Rolex guarantee card

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