Black turning Brown #2

Robert-Jan Broer
January 24, 2007
Black turning Brown #2

Today, I received some more examples of Rolex (Submariner) watches that have gone brown.

Ref.1680 Red Submariner

Ref. 5508 Submariner

And the 1680’s and 5508’s together:

Source: Steiner Maastricht,

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Robert-Jan Broer

Ever since he was a young child, Robert-Jan was drawn to watches, even though it were digital Casio and quartz Swatch models at the time. In the mid-1990s, his interest increased when he started to read about mechanical watches in... read more

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