Rolex Submariner RED MK IV Circa 1973 SS (1680 RED). Rolex RED Submariner 1680 MK IV Dial, stainless steel case is in original condition on a stainless steel rivet Oyster bracelet with clasp stamped 1-73, automatic caliber 1570, Submariner indicated in RED font above 660ft = 200M, "Mark IV" dial, beautiful and uniform patina, fat font bezel, date window with magnifying bubble at 3 o'clock, centered sweep seconds hand, COSC, "Top Hat" acrylic crystal, screw-down Trip-lock crown, 334XXXX Serial (1973), diameter: 40mm, thickness: 15mm. This is a vintage c. 1973 stainless steel Rolex Submariner 1680.
It has an integral 93150 stainless steel Oyster bracelet with 580 endlinks and a "Top Hat" acrylic crystal with a Cyclops bubble that magnifies the date at 3 o'clock. In overall excellent condition, the 40mm diameter solid t hree-body case is polished and brushed with a screw down case back and crown. It has the original graduated bi-directional revolving black bezel showing decompression times, and a crown guard protects the Triplock winding crown. It has a distinctive yellow patina on the luminous steel baton hands and dot, triangular, and baton hour index markers.There is a center sweep seconds hand, an outer track with minute/seconds divisions, and the mechanism is COSC certified (officially certified Swiss chronometer). It's water resistant to 200 meters/660 feet, and the 15mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed. This Rolex Submariner 1680 has a mechanical automatic winding Rolex calibre 1570 movement that's rhodium-plated with oeil-de-perdrix embellishment.
It's constructed with 26 jewels, a shock absorber mechanism, and a straight-line lever escapement. It includes a monometallic balance adjusted to heat, cold, and 5 positions, a self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, and a hacking device for precision time-setting. There mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 19,800 vph (2.75 Hz).The Rolex Submariner 1680 was produced from 1965 to 1974. Please allow 1-2 day processing. (2 days from receiving the watch, also applies internationally).
Store Designed & Developed By. The item "Rolex 1680 RED Submariner RED MK IV Circa 1973 SS EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION" is in sale since Tuesday, July 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "european-watch" and is located in Boston, Massachusetts.
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