|Model: ||Submariner 5513|
|Serial/Year:||1,38X,XXX - 1965|
|Grade: (What's This?)||IV - Vintage|
|Movement / Features:||Automatic movement, waterproof screw-down crown|
|Case:||Excellent case that has previously been polished. Has some wear from use. Nicely aged fat font "long 5" bezel insert. Caseback is stamped: 5513 IV. 65|
|Dial:||Excellent Glossy Gilt dial with creamy hour markers. Hands match nicely. Dial is in excellent condition with minimal signs of aging. The lume plots still glow briefly when subjected to light which is correct for this series of dials.|
|Bracelet:||Oval link "Big Logo" Jubilee bracelet. Bracelet has average stretch for it's age.|
|Box & Papers||Bob's presentation box and Certificate of Authenticity|
|Comments:||This vintage Submariner comes w/ Bob's 3-day satisfaction guarantee and one year warranty|
By Paul Altieri
The 5513 Submariner is often seen as the “entry level” model into the vintage Rolex market. Being both plentifully available and having a price range can satisfy both the beginning collector and the most experienced aficionado, it is a beautiful and versatile collectible.
This timepiece has its original glossy gilt dial with its tritium hour markers aged to a beautiful creamy yellow color with its handset matching the plots as well. The 5513, having switched back to a Non-C.O.S.C. model enjoys the 2 line dial. With a minimum of verbiage on the dial, this cleanliness appeals to a lot of collectors. This dial shows minimal signs of age and is excellent condition.
The 40mm case has been previously polished but is in excellent condition for its age with a bezel insert that has a nicely aged, “fat font” printing with the correct “long 5” indicator. The oval link, “Big Logo” jubilee bracelet that has been added to this is an unusual addition to this timepiece. Not ever supplied from the factory in this format, this Jubilee bracelet give this 5513 Submariner a unique look while still maintains its Rolex quality.
Please feel free to contact Larry with any questions at [email protected]
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