Exclusive Timepieces & Jewels 17 –⁠ 18 Jul 2019 | Monaco LOT 68

68. Rolex A rare and sought-after Rolex James Bond reference 6536/1 in stainless steel

Estimate € 13,000 –⁠ 30,000

Sold € 16,900
Lot Description
Model: Submariner
Material: stainless steel
Reference N°: 6536-1
Year: 1956
Case N°: 223604
Caliber: 1030
Movement N°: 694288
Bracelet: oyster riveted in stainlesse steel
Dimensions: 37,5 mm
Signed: case, dial and movement

The lot presented here is one of the first and most famous references ever produced by the brand with the crown, the 6536/1 also known as “James Bond” since the same specimen was worn by Sean Connery in one of the English spy’s movies of 1960. Featuring the classic graduated black bezel, a matte dial with an elegant patina, the typical Mercedes hands and a beautiful extendable Oyster bracelet, this 6536/1 is a piece of great charm.