1967 Vintage Rolex Patent Pending Sea-Dweller 1665 with Mark 1 Double Red Dial
Case & Bracelet
Excellent case that has been polished in the past with light wear from use. “Patent Pending” caseback last 3 serial numbers match the case. The watch comes with a fat font bezel insert that has lightly faded with age.
Excellent 9315 bracelet with 12 links and light stretch from use.
Excellent Mark 1 Double Red Sea-Dweller Dial with creamy lume and original matching tritium hands. There is extremly light and even spotting from age on the black surface of the dial. The two lines of Red text have faded to a light pink hue which is correct and common for the early Mark 1 Patent Pending Dials.
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The watch is running at COSC spec.
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