Rolex Submariner Vintage Stainless Steel Ref. 5513 Feet First Serif Dial 1966
Reference Number: 5513
Condition: Good, wear consistent with use and age
Time Period: 1966
Retail / Compare-At Price: n/a collector’s item
Our Best Price: $16,250
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Case Diameter: 39.5 mm
Thickness: 14.4 mm
Waterproof: 330 ft. / 100 m.
Water Resistance: 10 ATM
Material Bezel: Bi-directional rotatable bezel
Glass: Acrylic domed
Dial: Black matte - Feet First Serif
Dial Numerals: No numerals, white dot hour indices, minute divisions around the outer rim
BRACELET / STRAP
Bracelet color: Stainless Steel
Bracelet Material: Stainless Steel Oyster - 380 endlinks
Clasp material: Stainless Steel
Hours, minutes, center sweep seconds, 48-hour power reserve
Silver Mercedes hour hand, spade minutes hand, stick seconds hand
Bi-directional rotatable 1-hour graduated bezel with Arabic numerals every 10 minutes
Stainless steel recessed screw-down crown guards
Stainless steel screw down solid case back
This Rolex Submariner "Feet First Serif" dial 5513 has a mechanical automatic self-winding Rolex caliber 1520 movement. It rhodium-plated, and constructed with a shock absorber device. It includes a straight-line lever escapement, a monometallic balance adjusted for temperature and 5 positions. There is a self-compensating flat balance spring, and a central hacking seconds mechanism.
The movement oscillates at a frequency of 18,000 vph (2.5 Hz).
The Rolex Submariner 5513 was introduced in the early 1960's and produced until 1989.
Black matte dial were introduced in 1966, prior to that Rolex only used glossy dials.
Serial # 1344***
Incomplete (no box, no papers)