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1950’s Rare Vintage Zenith S 58 Diving Milatry With Bakelite Bezel

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About The Watch

The Zenith S.58 was introduced in 1958, as a tool watch expressly designed for military use. The reference S.58 was conceived during a golden age of dive watches, with the Rolex Submariner, Blancpain Fifty Fathoms and Omega Seamaster offering stiff competition to the lesser-known Zenith.

This is the automatic version of the Zenith S58. It’s in excellent condition with a black original dial has aged to a very nice mixed color and original Bakelite rotating bezel. Very attractive logo S58 on the dial and the case back.The S stands for super water resistant and 58 for the year it was introduced.

Case & band: 37mm Good condition recently polished. Band is Milatry replacement.

Dial & Hands: Untouched factory dial & hands.

Movement : Zenith 2542 recently serviced.

Accessories: Awad Watches box and certificate.

Proudly, Here is the rarest Daytona Zenith ever made, Prototype only 5 examples known,  and this particular example came from it original owner, He bought it in 1989, then wore it few times and he kept it at the safe. the watch was purchased from the Rolex authorized dealer in London and all the other 4 example was originally purchased in the UK. what makes this example super rare is the porcelain 4 line dial with diamonds. and what makes it special it's unpolished and full set. Dial: Very rare Dial, made of Porcelain 4 line with factory diamonds. Case: Mint condition Never polished still has the green sticker on the case back. Bracelet: full size bracelet unpolished in mint condition ZERO starches matching the production year Code M6 1988. Movement: just serviced and the serial number is 11xxx which is correct for the production year.   Accessories (Full Set): papers: Original Rolex Certificate  from well known Rolex Dealer in the UK. Booklets: Daytona Booklet, Your Rolex Booklet & the Translates Booklet all of them dated 1988. Box: Original box still has the stickers 16528 & the dial color (white) on it from the correct period. Hang Tags: The red and the green hang tags has the reference and the serial number on it. Other Accessories: Calendar card 1988/1989, Leather wallet & the clothes.
  • $22,150.00