Rolex - 6511 Day-Date 6511

Brand: Rolex
Family: Day-Date 36
Reference: 6511
Name: Day-Date 6511
Movement: Rolex caliber 1055
Hours, Minutes, Seconds | Date, Day | Chronometer
Produced: 1956/1 - 1957
Limited: No

Case

Material: Yellow Gold
Glass: Plexi
Back: Closed
Shape: Round
Diameter: 36.00 mm
Lug Width: 20.00 mm
W/R: 50.00 m

Dial

Nickname: MKIII
Color: Silver
Indexes: Stick / Dot
Hands: Alpha
Rolex 6511 : Day-Date 6511

Rolex 6511 description

First generation Rolex Day-Date, pictured in what is considered the MKIII dial - first one said 'Superlative Chronometer by Official Test' and featured a depth rating, while the second featured the depth rating with the chronometer script as in the watch pictured. Released at Basel 1956, replaced by the 6611 in 1957.