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Rolex Submariner 16618, Silver Dial, Certified and Warranty

$28,875

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Rolex Submariner Reference #:16618. Rolex Submariner 16618 Men Automatic Watch 18k YG Blue Dial W/Papers 2003 40mm. Verified and Certified by WatchFacts. 1 year warranty offered by WatchFacts.

Details

  • Creator
  • Design
  • Dimensions
    Diameter: 1.58 in. (40 mm)
  • Style
  • Place of Origin
    Switzerland
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    2003
  • Condition
    See Inspection Report.
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Rolex#10361stDibs: LU130037403592

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    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 6-8 days, excluding production time.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Miami, FL
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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About Rolex (Designer)

Ask anyone, anywhere, to name a luxury watch brand, and the answer will probably be “Rolex.” This enviable worldwide recognition can be credited in part to the genius of company founder Hans Wilsdorf. When the German-born watch dealer and his brother-in-law, Alfred Davis, set up their London enterprise, in 1905, they called it Wilsdorf & Davis, according to the traditional formula.


But Wilsdorf was determined to come up with another name that was short, would look good on a watch dial and was easy to say and remember in several languages. In 1908, he trademarked the name Rolex, and by 1920, he had moved the company to Geneva and redubbed it as Montres Rolex S.A.


But the main reasons for the brand’s success are its commitment to precision and unflagging pursuit of innovation. In 1926, the company introduced the aptly named Oyster model. With a screw-down crown and case back, both fitted with rubber gaskets, this was the first truly waterproof watch.


Five years later, Rolex upped the ante with the Oyster Perpetual. That model’s patented Perpetual movement contained a rotor mechanism enabling it to self-wind. In another trendsetting move, in 1945, the brand debuted the Datejust, with a date window prominently displayed on the dial.


The company’s two most iconic models are sports watches. Although the Submariner, which debuted in 1953, was developed as a dive watch, its waterproof case, solid construction and good looks made it a favorite of adventurers and urbanites alike, including James Bond, who wore it in classics like Dr. No and Goldfinger. The Daytona, the racing chronograph made famous by Paul Newman, is especially sought after by collectors. Newman’s personal Daytona, which hit the auction block in 2017, sold for $17.8 million.


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About the Seller
4.8 / 5
Located in Miami, FL

This seller is a worldwide collective of top specialists in contemporary and vintage watches from brands like Rolex, Cartier and Patek Philippe. Before being offered, every timepiece undergoes a rigorous 31-point inspection to ensure functionality and authenticity. They have partnered with WatchFacts, the leader in authenticating luxur...

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