Rolex Submariner 5512
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Maunder Watch Co have for sale a Rolex Military Submariner, we are pleased to say that this example is in the highly sought-after and one of the best kept secret references of Milsubs, the 5512 with pointed crown guards. These were produced in two very small batches between 1960-1961. This example is one of an estimated 30 ever produced and only a few examples have been found with have near consecutive serial numbers to ours.
These watches were contractually supplied to the British Ministry of Defense mainly for use by the Navy submariners, their leading divers along with mine-clearance personnel.
We were lucky enough to have purchased this watch directly from the diver who was handed the watch when he was situated with his shore job at the HMS Defiance, original photographs of the diver wearing the watch abroad his Naval Submarine the HMS Splendid and other documents will be provided upon sale.
The watch has been dismantled by Rolex St James and is provided with a service estimate certificate for confidence of authenticity, this watch also has two previous service markings verified by Rolex on the inside caseback that provide additional details of the history.
For further details on this watch or to book an appointment for viewing please call our Guildford High Street showroom on 01483 576335