01 Mar '13, 6pm

Rolex Monometer – the first Submariner? - Classic Driver: Rolex Monometer – the first Submariner?Classic Drive...

Rolex Monometer – the first Submariner? - Classic Driver: Rolex Monometer – the first Submariner?Classic Drive...

With its ‘Monometer’ model, Rolex laid the foundation for a series of professional watches such as the Submariner and Sea-Dweller, now collectable pieces famous the world over. The unusual name was registered by Rolex in 1953. A manometer is, in fact, the name of a scientific instrument used for measuring pressure. Opinions vary as to why Rolex chose the closely related name Monometer, but there’s no doubting the scientific-sounding nature of the watch: this is a timepiece built to a high standard, for professionals. Carrying the Rolex reference 6202, further confusion arises as this number was also used by the functionally identical ‘Turn-O-Graph’, also released at this time. Within a few years both were superseded by the famous ‘Submariner’. Very few Monometers were made, in two different variations of dial. One was a honeycomb version and the other plain black. In the l...

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