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    Rolex Ref. 5513 so called "Roger Moore" Submariner, circa 1962
    Case: No. 1514545, three body, graduated bidirectional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, Ref. 5513, 40 mm, stainless steel
    Dial: black with white luminous baton, circular and triangular indexes, luminous steel skeleton hands, 660ft = 200m
    Movement: caliber 1520, automatic, monometallic balance, straight line lever, 26 jewels, rhodium finish
    Band: steel oyster link with deployant clasp and flip lock
    Signed: triple signed Rolex, clasp also signed

    *Note: The 5513 is arguably a "James Bond" model having been worn by Roger Moore in the classic "Live And Let Die" Bond adventure. Roger Moore's 5513 took a staring role with a special saw tooth edge to the bezel which would rise and spin to cut 007 free from
    the ropes binding his wrists. The actual prototype 5513 used in the film sold at auction in 2001 for nearly $40,000.

    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex Ref. 5513 so called "Roger Moore" Submariner
    Model: Ref. 5513
    Dial: black, luminous indexes, feet first
    Hands; luminous steel skeleton
    Metal: stainless steeel
    Case No: 1514545
    Case Info: three body, black bidirectional bezel
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: caliber 1520. automatic, 26 jewels, monometallic balance, straight line lever escapement
    Band: steel oyster, deployant clasp with flip lock
    Circa: 1962
    Condition: dial very good, case good, some wear to case and band, movement good but servicing is 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".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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