Rolex 80's Submariner Date Steel


Rolex 16800, Submariner, Ref.16800, Stainless Steel on a Stainless Steel Oyster Bracelet, Automatic Movement, Date Window with Magnifying Bubble at 3 O'Clock, (Quick Set), Centered Sweep Second Hand, COSC, Diameter: 40mm, Screw-Down Crown, Water Resistant to 1000ft, Circa 1984. Like new with Box and European Watch Warranty Card.

Product price


FREE Global Fedex Priority shipping

Sales Tax May Apply






Stainless Steel






Like New



More about 80's Submariner Date Steel

This is a 1984 stainless-steel Rolex Black Matte Dial Submariner 16800. It has an integral stainless steel Oyster bracelet (93150) and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal with a Cyclops magnification bubble over the quickset date aperture at 3 o'clock. It has a screw-down solid case back and a Triplock winding crown that's protected by the crown guard. The uni-directional graduated rotating bezel measures decompression time to 60 minutes, with a Tritium dot at the 60-minute position. The 40mm diameter solid three-body case, bracelet, case back, and reeded bezel are originally polished/brushed; however, nothing appears to have been re-polished recently. The dial is matte black with Tritium Rolex baton hands and a centered sweep second hand. It has applied Tritium dot, baton, and triangular hour index markers, and an outer minute/second track. It's water resistant to 300 meters/1000 feet, it has a 50-hour power reserve at full winding, and it includes a Certified Official Superlative Chronometer (COSC) certificate. The 12mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed. This Rolex Black Matte Dial Submariner 16800 has a mechanical automatic self-winding Rolex caliber 3035 movement that's rhodium-plated and it's constructed with 27 jewels, a straight-line lever escapement, a shock absorber mechanism, and a monometallic balance that's adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions. It includes a self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, and a hacking seconds device for precision time setting. The mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 28,800 vph (4Hz). This Rolex Black Matte Dial Submariner 16800 combines the vintage look of a matte dial with a modern sapphire crystal.

The European Watch Company Process


Trusted since 1993, European Watch Company maintains the highest standards in the industry. Our team of expert watchmakers meticulously inspect every timepiece prior to it being listed for sale. This five-position testing assures the buyer of each watch’s verified provenance, its optimal mechanical condition with authenticated parts, and exceptional “like new” cosmetic appearance. When it comes to quality, we curate only the finest timepieces. So that when they are delivered, the only thing to focus on is your excitement. Our 5-star reputation was earned over three decades of hard work and integrity. To provide further peace of mind, we provide a 1- year limited warranty on all our timepieces. We are confident that we can find you the perfect watch to cherish and enjoy.

See Our New Arrivals First

Discover our newly received watches while being priced and about to go live.

Have a watch like this?
Sell or trade with us!