SOLD 1980 Rolex Submariner 16808 Solid 18kt Gold, Black Nipple Dial

    Up for grabs is a Rolex Submariner Date in 18kt yellow gold

    16808 reference

    6.5 serial number circa 1980 production with early black “nipple” dial

    Excellent vintage condition case with very thick and even lugs. Thick and even crown guards. No major dings, dents or deep scratches. Serial and reference numbers are fully intact and clearly visible. 

    Dial and hands are original, tritium. No damage on dial. Correct date disk with open 6’s and 9’s. Very nice cream patina on plots and tritium hands. 

    Bezel insert shows age and wear, but appears to be original to the watch with tritium pearl matching the color of patina on dial and hands. 

    Tight Rolex Oyster bracelet 9958 with 46 ends and 11 full links as well as diver’s extension. This is a push-pin type, correct bracelet with F date code. 

    No box or papers. No documented service history. Currently runs and winds smooth and keeps good time. 

    Out of stock

    SKU: SQ9372668

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