1967 Rolex Patent Pending Double Red Sea-Dweller 1665 with Tropical Dial

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“Dwell in the Tropics ”


Case: The thick even case is excellent and features sharp prominent bevels. The bezel insert is excellent and has faded to a silvery "Ghost" grey.

Dial: The Mark 2 dial has faded to a warm chocolaty brown tropical hue and shows only very light wear. The lume plots have faded to a warm clean creamy hue and the hands match perfectly.

Bracelet: The 11 link oyster bracelet is excellent and shows average stretch for its age. The clasp is stamped with a 1996 date code.

Accessories: None.

Notes: A patent-pending double red Sea-Dweller, with a deep rich brown dial, ghost grey bezel, warm creamy lume, and a razor sharp case. How good is that?

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Inventory Number ffyd
Year 1967
Brand Rolex
Model Sea-Dweller
Reference 1665
Serial 2247XXX