About this watch

Rolex submariner 5513

This watch has been owned by a local accountant since new in 1965 date confirmed by the serial number 1825046 and The matching stainless steel original Rolex bracelet number 78360 with 580 end links.

Apparently bought as an 18th birthday gift this watch hasn't been left in a draw for fifty years and as such shows the marks of time however it has also been serviced frequently with the latest being in November 2016 by perpetual time a well respected Rolex specialist whose receipt for £500 will accompany the watch along with the Rolex box shown.

Fifty year old iconic Rolex is a great piece to wear now and a great investment for the future

Stock number 311

General notes on our watches and terms

1.Waterproof please note under no circumstances should any vintage timepiece be regarded as waterproof regardless of the manufacturing specification at the time of manufacture

2.Precision Please note that some of the pieces we handle are over 100 years old and do not perform like some modern watches. Part of the attraction is the requirement to hand wind many of these time pieces on a regular basis.

3.Servicing, just like a vintage motor car a mechanical watch will require regular maintenance our suggestion would be once every few years should suffice but please feel free to contact us with any specific queries relating to an individual piece.

4.Returns when purchased on line any item can be returned by recorded delivery at the buyer’s expense and risk within 14 days of receipt to The Watch Collector.17London Road South. Poynton.Cheshire.SK12 1LA

5.Gaurantee, all products are guaranteed for a period of 90 days for mechanical defect. This guarantee does not cover misuse or neglect and is invalid if the case back has been opened in any way. please see note 1 regarding water ingress

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