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934. Rolex A fne stainless steel wristwatch with center seconds, bark fnish, bracelet, original guarantee and presentation box 勞力士, 「Submariner, John Bull」型號5513,精細,精鋼自動上弦 鏈帶腕錶,約1985年製。附錶盒和保證書 Manufacturer Year

Rolex Circa 1985

Reference No.

5513, inside case back stamped 5512, further engraved John Bull Bahamas 28/50 Case No. 8’673’229 Model Name Submariner, “John Bull” Material Stainless steel Calibre Automatic, cal. 1520, 26 jewels Bracelet/Strap Stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet with later bark fnish,

Clasp/Buckle

Dimensions Signed

stamped “93150”, end links stamped “5801”, max length 215mm Stainless steel Rolex deployant clasp with later bark fnish, stamped “93150” and “I12” 40mm Diameter Case, dial, movement and bracelet signed

Estimate

HKD 120,000-200,000 USD 15,400-25,600

Accessories Accompanied with original Rolex Guarantee signed Ginza Ltd, Freeport Bahamas, stamped John Bull Nassau Bahamas and dated May 2nd, 1987, green leather Rolex presentation box, red leather envelop and product literature

John Bull is well-known to many savvy travelers passing through the Bahamas. A third generation family owned shopper’s paradise with brand names like Chanel, Givenchy and Bvlgari, they are the authorized Rolex Dealer in the Bahamas. The present reference 5513 was sold through John Bull as a modifed Rolex wristwatch featuring a bark fnish to the case and bracelet and the case back engraved John Bull Bahamas, 28/50 with the assumption that the frm amended 50 of their watches and sold them as specialty items. In excellent overall condition, the watch is complete with Rolex guarantee stamped by John Bull and green leather presentation box.

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