1969 Rolex Submariner (Ref. 5513) "Tritium Service Dial"
The Rolex Submariner Reference 5513 is the embodiment of the classic dive watch. Simple and sophisticated, yet also rugged, the 5513 is a purpose-built dive watch. The absence of the date function seen on other Submariner models (eg. Ref. 1680.) contributes to the clean look of this archetypal style. First introduced in 1962, Rolex produced the reference until 1989.
This specific Rolex Submariner reference 5513 is would make a great daily driver and would look just as appropriate paired with a suit as it would with your favorite pair of jeans!
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The previously polished case retains full and even lugs with light wear from use. The later service bezel insert remains deep black in coloration showing little to no wear and retains its tritium pearl. The Rolex signed trip-lock crown is a later service replacement. The Rolex 93150 Oyster bracelet with 501B end pieces remains in unpolished condition showing light wear and slight stretch from use.
The glossy black tritium service dial with white gold surrounds is in excellent condition. The tritium lume plots remain bright white in coloration and exhibit no degradation under U.V. light inspection. The tritium service hands match the dial perfectly and exhibit no degradation under U.V. inspection.
None. Watch is running flawlessly, previous service history is unknown.