Astonishing Rolex “James Bond” Submariner ref. 5508 manufactured in 1959.
The glossy chapter ring gilt dial of this amazing “Small crown” Submariner is featuring “100 m = 330 ft” in silver. This specimen is preserved in wonderful condition.
Reference 5508 was launched in 1958 and carried a new depth rating of 100 meters or 330 feet. The case was still without crown guards but had a newly designed bezel that was calibrated for the first 15 minutes.
Case n.: 489xxx
Calibre: Automatic, 1530
Box & Papers: None
Manufactured: in 1959
Price: on request