Designed in the 50s for the pioneers of underwater exploration, coveted for its unparalleled technical characteristics, the Submariner has greatly increased his fame, after being immortalized on the wrist of the legendary Sean Connery as the infamous James Bond.
With the Tribute to the reference 6536 Brown, Artisans de Geneve aims to offer a bold reinterpretation of the original 6536 model, based on the model Rolex 114060. From the case to the dial, from the hands to the polishing, every detail of this personalization is meticulously designed and crafted to pay homage to a legendary icon.
The words of the craftsman CHRISTIAN, expert watchmaker:
“We have combined our savoir-faire and our heritage to pay homage to this iconic timepiece appreciated by the greatest collectors. Every detail has been designed to bring together the reliability of the current model and without altering the unique details appreciated by watch enthusiasts. "
As for the ring nut, it has been replaced with one made entirely of steel, made entirely by hand in the maison's workshop. The bevels are flat and individually polished by the craftsmen.
The dial of the Tribute to 6536 Brown it is entirely reworked, lacquered and finished by hand. The luminous material has been aged to give it the typical look of 50s watches.
Finally, the case has been machined to remove the crown protection, giving the watch the thickness and appearance characteristic of vintage watches. The fins have been chamfered and always finished and polished by hand.
Symbol of reliability and aesthetics, the caliber Rolex 3130 is, for any watchmaker, a point of reference for precision and chronometry. The original qualities of the mechanism Rolex 3130 have been expertly preserved, bringing them only a delicate touch: an exclusive fully decorated 21-karat solid gold rotor that can be glimpsed through a transparent sapphire case.