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Vintage Rolex

Vintage Rolex Watches UK
Here at UK Specialist Watches, we have a wide-range of Vintage Rolex Watches available to purchase. We are one of the many watch dealers that have an established and trusted reputation when it comes to the Vintage Rolex Watches UK market.
We are always here to provide expert guidance and help assist you with a purchase. If you would like to sell my Vintage Rolex Watch, we’d be happy to hear from you.
Please do not hesitate to contact one us should you have any questions.

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  • UK Specialist Watches have a rare vintage 1967 Rolex 1665 sea-dweller first edition with Rolex service receipts.

    Rolex Sea-Dweller 1665 Red – Thin Case – First Edition – Vintage 1967


    Rolex Sea-Dweller 1665 Double Red Writing, vintage 1967. This very rare Rolex Sea-Dweller is one of the very first 1665 models to be produced. With the unique 40mm stainless steel thin case, steel bezel with black insert, plexiglass, replaced double red dial.  Powered by a calibre 1570 movement. This particular 1967 model holds a significant place in the history of Vintage Sea-dwellers as this year marks the 50th anniversary of the Sea-Dweller with the launch of the new sea dweller anniversary model Rolex 126600. Our example comes with 7 official Rolex service receipts. 172**** Serial No. with case back stamped 1967.

  • UK Specialist Watches have a Rolex Datejust 16013 with an 18ct yellow gold thunderbird bezel.

    Rolex Datejust 18ct Gold & Steel – Thunderbird Bezel – 16013


    Rolex Datejust 16013 Gold & Steel with a 36mm case, solid 18ct gold thunderbird bezel, crisp white dial with Applied silver Roman numerals and hands. Date displayed at the 3 o’clock position. Fitted to a stainless steel & 18ct yellow gold jubilee bracelet with double folding clasp. Full size 36mm case and Comes complete with box, cushion, serial’d swing tags and rolex service receipts. Serviced by Rolex in 2000 & again in 2006. Watch dated to 1986 with 94*** serial number.

    Our Ref: 1384

  • UK Specialist Watches have a rare vintage 1978 Rolex 5513 Submariner with a rare serif dial.

    Rolex Vintage Submariner 5513 – Serif Dial – Vintage 1978


    Rolex Submariner 5513 with the extremely rare Serif Dial. This rare 5513 vintage Submariner has a original hands and matte grey dial with serif hour markers at 3, 6 and 9 o’clock. Original bezel and pearl. Fitted to a 93150 Oyster bracelet with 580 end pieces and double folding clasp. The watch dates to 1978 with serial no 5633***.You will find these Serif dial Submariners had a very short production run. Vintage Rolex submariners are one the best investments right now with prices rocketing up! Can you really afford not to own one?! Comes with box only.

    Our Ref: 1430

  • UK Specialist Watches have a rare Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6144 with a super + Oyster Crown 1952

    Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6144 – Super + Oyster Crown – Vintage 1952


    Rolex Oyster Perpetual 6144 + Stainless Steel – Vintage 1952. Stainless steel case with model number 6144. Beautiful creamy white dial with Gold arrow head numerals and hands, Blue’d Steel second hand, stainless steel smooth polished bezel, manual wind movement. Brown leather strap and Rolex buckle. Original Super + Oyster crown engraved  (Super + Oyster Rolex) which is particularly rare as its rumoured to have only be produced for under two years.

    Our Ref : 1058

  • SOLD! UK Specialist Watches have a beautiful rare Rolex GMT Master Pepsi Bezel 16700 Swiss T

    Rolex GMT Master Pepsi Bezel 16700 Swiss T<25 – Full Set

    £6,990.00 SOLD!

    Rolex GMT-Master 16700 Pepsi Bezel. 40mm stainless steel case, black Swiss T< 25 original tritium dial and fitted to a stainless steel Oyster bracelet with double folding clasp. Powered by a Calibre 3175 automatic movement. UK Supplied March 1993. Our one owner example comes totally complete with original boxes, punched papers, both Booklets, translation booklet, green leather wallet, both swing tags including the serial’d tags showing the watch’s serial number. Rolex serviced August 2011. This 16700 model was discontinued in 1999 and replaced with the GMT 16710. When it comes to Rolex sports watches the Rolex GMT Master pepsi has to be one of the most desirable sports models out there and become a must have collectors piece!

    Our Ref : 1439

  • SOLD! UK Specialist Watches have a 1994 Rolex Submariner with a Swiss T 25 dial, full set

    Rolex Submariner Steel Date 16610 – Swiss T 25 Dial – Full Set

    £5,350.00 SOLD!

    Rolex Submariner Date 16610. Stainless steel 4o mm case.Black Swiss T 25 dial and sapphire crystal glass. Black bezel insert. Fitted to a 93150 stainless steel oyster bracelet with double folding clasp. The Rolex Submariner 16610 was first introduced in 1987 after its predecessor the 16800 and the Black Swiss T 25 dial was discontinued in 1997 when the ceased using Tritium and moved over to Luminova, making the Swiss T25 dials much more collectable especially full set examples like this!  Prices of the 16610 have been rocketing ever since its discontinuation in 2010 making it an absolute concrete investment! Our totally pristine example has just started to show a gentle creamy patina to the hour markers and bezel pearl, also with its super sharp case still showing original chamfers to the shoulders proving the watch has had minimal polishing throughout its lifetime. UK supplied new in August 1994 S280*** serial number. Comes totally complete with all boxes papers, both booklets, translation booklet, swing tags including the original serial’d tag. Rolex service receipt dated October 2003.

    Our Ref: 1438

  • UK Specialist Watches have a vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date with a rare small baton dial - 1500

    Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date – Rare Silver Dial – Stainless Steel -1500


    Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date .Ref 1500. Stainless steel case. Rare silver dial with half baton hour markers. Date displayed at the 3 o’clock position, smooth stainless steel polished bezel, plexi crystal glass. Fitted to its original stainless steel 78350 Oyster bracelet with 557 end pieces, double folding clasp. Our example is in excellent condition. Supplied new in 1980, 642**** Serial number.

    Our Ref: 1433

  • Rolex Datejust 1603 – Pan Step Dial – Stainless Steel – Vintage 1970

    Rolex Datejust 1603 – Pan Step Dial – Stainless Steel – Vintage 1970


    Vintage Rolex Datejust 1603 with the rare (pan/step) Rhodium silver grey dial and applied baton hour markers, date displayed at 3 o clock. Stainless Steel 36mm case. Rare engine turned steel bezel and Plexi crystal glass. Fitted to a Stainless steel Jubilee bracelet and double folding clasp. Powered by an automatic movement. Our example is in exceptional condition. A classic vintage Rolex making a great investment that can be worn everyday! 3016*** serial number dating the watch to 1970. WATCH ONLY!

    Our Ref : 1422

  • UK Specialist Watches have a rare vintage Rolex Day-Date 6611 in 18ct Rose Gold - Vintage 1957

    Rolex Day-Date 6611 – 18ct Rose Gold – Vintage 1957


    Rolex Day-Date vintage 18ct Rose Gold Oyster perpetual. Champage pie-pan dial with applied pointed baton hour markers, Alpha sword shaped hands. Solid 18ct rose gold fluted bezel. Day displayed at 12 0’clock and date at 3 0’clock. Fitted to a (aftermarket) brown padded croc strap with pin buckle. Powered by a calibre 1055 automatic movement. This watch with serial 2616–dates back to 1957 is in pristine condition and a great investment piece. We also have the original Spanish Day Ring that the watch was born with.

    Our Ref: 1414

  • SOLD! UK Specialist Watches have a rare Rolex submariner 6536 James Bond vintage 1957

    Rolex Submariner 6536 – James Bond – Vintage 1957

    £10,950.00 SOLD!

    Rolex Submariner 6536 with a 37mm stainless steel case (Pre crown guard), metres first matte grey service dial with rich lume plots and original tarnished hands. Screw down Oyster lock crown, uni-directional bezel with Faded insert. We also have a Genuine Rolex 6536 Insert which can be fitted if you prefer. Calibre 1030 automatic movement and fitted with optional striped NATO or tan leather strap. The 6536 is one of the earliest submariners to of been produced and is a guaranteed investment with prices currently soaring. Our example still has both model numbers and serial numbers very legible and also the original chamfers on the shoulders of the case proving its had minimal polishing over the years!

  • UK Specialist Watches have a vintage Rolex Precision with rare fancy lugs - 4747

    Rolex Precision Fancy Lugs 4747 – 9K Gold – Vintage


    Here we have a wonderful piece of Rolex history The Rolex Precision with rare shaped “fancy lugs”. We are all very aware that collectors are often seeking vintage Rolex sports models when there are much rarer pieces such as this Rolex 4747 with these unique Rolex sculpted lugs are becoming extremely hard to find. Our immaculate example has a slightly larger 34mm 9ct yellow gold case with a beautiful creamy dial, gold baton hour markers. Fitted with a black leather strap and pin-buckle.

    Our Ref: 1400

  • UK Specialist Watches have a rare vintage 1981 Rolex 16753 GMT Master with a Black Gilt Nipple dial .

    Rolex GMT Master Gilt Nipple Dial – 16753 – Steel & Gold- Vintage 1981


    Rolex GMT Master 1981 Vintage 16753. Stainless steel 40mm case stainless and 18ct gold rotational bezel with black & gold insert, Black Gilt dial with rare ‘nipple’ applied hour markers, date displayed at 3 o’clock. Fitted to a bi metal Oyster bracelet with 18ct gold polished centre links and double folding clasp. These rare Nipple dial GMT’s are becoming highly collectable and are sure to be a solid investment piece! Our watch bares the serial number 7245** dating the watch to 1981. The Rolex GMT Master was originally introduced in collaboration with Pam-am Airways for Pilots to have the ability to set two time zones at once. WATCH ONLY.

    Our Ref: 1343