ROLEX SUBMARINER DATE MARK II REF. 1680
Fine stainless steel self-winding wristwatch with black dial and date.
The first Submariner was created in 1953. First diver’s watch water-resistant to 100 m (330 ft) equipped with a 60-minute graduated rotating bezel to calculate dive and decompression times.
The reference 1680 comes out in 1969 and offers for the first time the date. It is an unavoidable model for the specialists of diving watches.
The Submariner, a true watchmaking myth, goes from reference to reference and completes the model’s immense career and the affection of the general public.
The model presented here is from 1978, with a Mark II dial.
It is a 40 mm diameter stainless steel round case, with a 60-minute graduated bezel. Screwed crown and case back. Black dial with luminescent painted round indexes. Mercedes hands and central second hand. Date window at 3, plexiglas glass with a magnifying lens. Self-winding mechanical movement chronometer certified, a guarantee of reliability and precision.
This beautiful reference is much sought-after by collectors and amateurs.
It can follow you in all your nautical activities and can complete your collection of historical iconic watches.