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    Rolex, Ref. 16803 Submariner, 18K Yellow Gold & Stainless Steel, Circa 1987
    Case: R782548 Three-body, 18K Yellow Gold & Stainless Steel polished and brushed, screw-down case back and guarded Triplock crown, unidirectional gold revolving bezel with black insert graduated for the decompression times, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens.
    Dial: Black with applied gold & tritium luminous round, triangular and baton indexes, aperture for the date. Luminous gold skeleton hands.
    Movement: Cal. 3035, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, quickset date and hacking seconds functions, shock absorber, self-compensating freesprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws,
    Band: Rolex Fliplock Oyster bracelet in 18K yellow gold & stainless steel, 10 links, approximately 7 inches, stamped 93153 on links and clasp, 493 on end links
    Signed: All signed Rolex


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Ref. 16803 Submariner, 18K Yellow Gold & Stainless Steel, Circa 1987
    Model: Ref. 16803 Submariner
    Dial: black, luminous indexes
    Hands: luminous skeleton
    Metal: 18K Yellow Gold & Stainless Steel
    Case: #R782548
    Case Info: three body, black rotating bezel
    Case Width: 40mm
    Case Thickness: 13mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: Cal. 3035, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, quickset date and hacking seconds functions, shock absorber, self-compensating freesprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws,
    Band: Rolex Fliplock Oyster bracelet in 18K yellow gold & stainless steel, 10 links, approximately 7 inches, stamped 93153 on links and clasp, 493 on end links
    Circa: 1987
    Condition: Tritium dial is excellent with slight signs of aging. Good case and bracelet, showing surface scratches. Running, with all functions working properly, service recommended
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    June, 2019
    3rd Monday
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