ROLEX GMT-Master SCOC Chapter Ring glossy dial fushia bezel ref.1675

Serial: 50x.xxx (late 1959/early 1960).

Dial: Glossy chapter ring dial with the famous « Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified ». This indicates Rolex had a new movement (1560) accurate to within -4/+6 seconds a day over a 15-day period. Glossy radium dial with luminous featuring a uniform vanilla color on both index and hands. This configuration only appears on 1959/60 Rolex dials. It will be followed by the exclamation point dials in 1961/62. The original hands & index perfectly react to UV test. Interesting to note the start of a tropicalisation of the dial with slight yet obvious brown discoloration in the dial sector on the word « Chronometer ».

Case: most likely never polished thin case with pointed crown guards and retaining exact initial proportions with equidistant steel between the holes of the lugs and the edge. Caseback: original with I.60 engraved (Q1 1960 matching the serial).

Movement: microstella 1560 « superlative chronometer officially certified »

Bracelet: jubilee Rolex bracelet with 55 end links and a no date clasp.

PRICE =  37.000 EUR