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Pre-Owned Rolex 40MM Submariner 16800 Black Dial

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Brand: Rolex
Item Number: 140971
Condition: (What's This?) Vintage
Model Name/Number:
Submariner 16800
Serial/Year: 8,6XX,XXX - 1985
Gender: Men's
Movement: Automatic 3035
Case: Excellent 40MM stainless steel case that has been polished previously and shows little signs of use. This watch comes with an excellent black service bezel insert that shows some surfaces scratches that matches dial. Pearl has darkened a couple shades from age. Back of Casback is stamped 16800. Serial and reference numbers are crisp and well defined. Service sapphire crystal is in excellent condition.
Dial: Black feet first dial with Tritium hands and hour markers. Hands are a couple shades lighter than markers. Dial and markers have lights signs of age.
Bracelet: Excellent stainless steel 93150 Oyster with 11 links and 593 end links. Back of Oysterlock clasp is stamped I 12, 93150. Bracelet and clasp are in clean condition with very little signs of wear.
Box & Papers: Bob's presentation box
Warranty: This pre-owned vintage Rolex comes with Bob's Watches one year warranty
Return Policy: If not 100% satisfied, return watch in 3 days for a full refund. Terms.

PRE-OWNED WATCH CONDITION EXAMINATION

This Rolex watch is in vintage condition with only minor surface wear through out.

Rolex Submariner 16800

By Paul Altieri

Interested in adding a piece of Rolex history to your watch box? Consider the Submariner 16800 for sale here. This edition of the beloved diver's watch was responsible for introducing the collection to various upgrades, earning it the distinction of a transitional Submariner. Produced in 1985, it's also considered by many loyal Rolex fans as a vintage Rolex. These two factors make the Submariner a very prized collector's item on the pre-owned Rolex market. Features include the cal. 3035 Perpetual movement, sapphire crystal, water resistance up to 300 meters, and a uni-directional time-lapse bezel. This ref. 16800 was the very first Submariner to offer each of these features.

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Pre-Owned Rolex 40MM Submariner 16800 Black Dial
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  • September 16, 2021
    Overall great experience and product

    Watch was in condition as pictured and described. Some major dents and scuffs on the bracelet/end-link were hidden well by the lighting but were very noticeable in person. Overall the watch was in great shape for the age.

  • November 28, 2020
    Rolex 16800

    The watch is in great condition and comes with box and papers and was priced well.

  • July 3, 2020
    Great process

    First time investing in a timepiece. Go forward without fear,doubt or stress. No regrets cant wait to do it again!!! Watch created in my birth year!! Arrived on my bday. Perfect customer service, Thank-you Stacy!!!!!

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