Highly collectible investment Rolex. The transitional model Rolex Submariner ref# 168000 R serial number, circa 1987/88. Featuring a sapphire crystal, quick set caliber 3035 movement, unidirectional elapsed time bezel, and glossy black SWISS-T<25 dial with white gold luminous surrounds with tritium luminous indexes and hands. Offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation.
The 168000 model is a 1 year only production model in late 1986 and 1987 introducing the higher grade 904 stainless steel alloy, replacing the prior 316 grade alloy. The case is the same as the soon to be introduced 16610, but with the 168000 designation, and still utilizing the 3035 movement of the 16800. Also known as the “Triple Zero”