1985 Rolex (lucky 8’s)16800 Submariner Box & Papers

Regular price $11,888.88

Description: This 16800 is a the perfect daily neo-vintage submariner. The 16800 follows after the plexiglass 1680 and was offered in both a matte dial finish (transitional) and a glossy (white gold surround) dial variant that introduced white gold rings to surround the luminous plots. This gloss dial variant uses tritium and has aged into a beautiful light yellow that is complimented by sharp black insert. The case appears  unpolished  and the bevels are sharp and thick throughout the watch. After a few years of wear this will patina quite nicely.  Box & Papers included with original case back sticker. The serial number for this watch begins with  four “8’s” , and iykyk.

Dial: WGS Tritium dial 

Insert: Correct insert 

Case: Excellent condition case appears unpolished  

Bracelet: Steel Oyster