1979 Rolex Submariner Maxi MK3 Dial Ref. 5513
The Best Maxi 5513 - The 5513 has been manufactured in multiple case and dial versions and in a production run of 30 years starting from 1959. It is undisputably the most iconic watch of all times and inevitably a must have for the passionate Vintage Rolex collector. This gorgeous example bears the Maxi MK3 dial which is known to be the best version of the Maxi dials because of the large lume plots. The dial is in flawless condition bearing nicely patina'd lume plots which have taken a vibrant yellow color. The bezel is sharp and holds a super cool matching black insert and pearl. The case has been lightly polished, is razor sharp and shows nice bevelling, the overall condition is very good. The watch comes on a 93150 folded Submariner bracelet with later clasp and diving extension. The watch still retains a Dome crystal even enlarging the lume plots further. This is a super cool daily Submariner
|Model||Submariner Maxi MK3 dial|
|Case||Excellent super sharp case that has been recently polished. The lugs remain straight and even with beautiful bevelling. Numbers between the lugs are crisp and fully intact. The bezel is equally crisp and has a beautiful period correct bezel and nice pearl|
|Bracelet / Strap||Excellent 93150 Oyster bracelet with dive extension. The links are sharp and do not show much wear from age. 11 links|
|Dial||Excellent MK3 Maxi dial with beautifully aged lume plots and matching hands. The color of the luminous material is vibrant and very consistent overall|
Released in 1954 at the Basel Watch Fair, the Submariner was the first watch to be water-resistant to 100m. The most recognizable watch in the Rolex line-up. The Submariner is characterized by its iconic black dial and diving bezel. A tool watch with a strong Rolex DNA, the Submariner is not only the most iconic Rolex, but probably the most iconic watch of all time.