Exclusive Timepieces 17 October 2021 | Monaco

Auction Details

It is with great pleasure that we present you our new catalogue of fall 2021. A wonderful journey through the world of watch collecting.

Morning Session:
10:30 AM CEST – lots 100 to 169
Afternoon Session:
2:30 PM CEST – lots 170 to 288

286 Rolex Special and Remarkable Submariner Automatic Wristwatch in White Gold, Reference 126619LB, With Box, Papers, Receipt, Booklets and Additional Links

Estimate: € 30,000 –⁠ 60,000

Sold € 39,000

Lot Description

Model: Submariner
Reference: 126619LB
Case Material: White Gold
Bracelet Material: White Gold
Year: 2021
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: 3235
Case N°: 94EX0529
Dimensions: 41 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case
Accessories: Box, Papers, Recipt, Booklets and Additional Links

The Submariner has evolved over the years to include different sizes, date and no date versions, as well as various materials for its case, its bracelet, and its bezel. Mostly common for being a sporty watch, considering its versatile nature Rolex manage to create some more elegant and preciouse versions of this iconic model. In 2020 was released the reference 126619 that isn’t the first instance of a white gold Submariner, but it is the first time that the series has paired the luxurious finish with a black Maxi dial and blue Cerachrom bezel top ring. The present specimen of 126619LB, also nicknamed “Cookie Monster”, includes an integral Rolex 18K white gold Oysterlock bracelet with a folding deployment clasp and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal. The three body solid case of 41 mm  features thinner lugs compared to its previous white gold version, the reference 116619. The case also offers screwed down solid case back, Triplock winding crown and graduated unidirectional revolving bezel is blue ceramic with silver deeply engraved Arabic numerals every 10 minutes for the decompression times with a dive triangle and luminous pip at the 60-minute position. Offered by the original owner with its presentation box, hangtags, warranty an invoice, the present Submariner “Cookie Monster” by collectors, is a great opportunity for any watch enthusiast.