Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice
Heritage is in the process of relocating its world headquarters to a new Dallas area location, which will be announced soon. Please call 214-528-3500 to confirm all Heritage appointments, events or deliveries in Dallas, as our departments and staff are moving at different times from separate locations.
IMPORTANT: In-person floor bidding is temporarily suspended and our offices are closed, except for scheduled appointments. See details including all options for bidding remotely.


    Rolex Ref. 1680 Oyster Perpetual Submariner, circa 1978
    Case: No. 5500172, stainless steel, three body, screw back, 40 mm, bi-directional rotating bezel, screw down back and crown
    Dial: matte black, tritium round, triangle and baton markers, date at three, luminous steel skeleton hands
    Movement: caliber 1570, rhodium finish, 26 jewels, adjusted five positions and temperature, shock absorber, hack feature
    Band: stainless steel, 93150, deployant clasp, flip lock
    Signed: all signed Rolex

    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex Ref. 1680 Oyster Perpetual Submariner
    Dial: matte black, tritium indexes
    Hands; luminous skeleton hands
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case No: 5500172
    Case Info: three body, screw back
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: caliber 1570, rhodium finish, 26 jewels, adjusted five positions and temperature, shock absorber, hack feature
    Band: 12 links, 93150, stainless, deployant, flip lock
    Circa: 1978
    Condition: movement is good and running, cleaning is recommended, dial is superb, case good overall with a few very tiny nicks, bracelet with scratches and scuffs
    *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
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,039

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976 receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search