ROLEX SUBMARINER reference 1680
The Rolex ‘Red’ Submariners are actually part of the production of ref 1680, which was introduced in the late 1960s. It was the first Rolex Submariner to come with a date; but the reason that this reference is coveted among collectors is because of the wide variety of its variations – 7 to be exact.The dials are labeled Mark I to Mark VIII.
– The Mark I – VI versions have SUBMARINER in red writing. The Mark II and III are often categorized together because of similarities
– Meanwhile, the Mark VII and VIII have the text in white.
What is used to determine these dial versions are the feet indication right below the SUBMARINER writing. Let’s check them out: