the section is mainly focus on rolex bubbleback with different case shape examples, empire, athlete, army, kings of wing, lifesaver, hooded( ribged, scallop, plain, steellines etc), non oyster, square etc.
examples show in the pictures are very rare athlete, hooded( Bill Shaine collection), normal shape bb, NFS.
pink gold 3725 tropica case
solid pink gold case top, ss back, not gold filled, only exist in specific model 3693, 3696, 3725. this one with unique bezel is 3725, roman dial, flat back case back, very mint case!!!
this is a true big bb with the look of bb, take a look at the inner staright between the lugs, fully sealed bb movement 10 3/4, nice black dial, alternate date set, getting hard to get this kind of watches!!!
this is a very pink watch, model 3696 with a very nice original california dial, autor rotor runs well, and a period correct cromwell pink band, overall a super collectable bb for the hardcore collector.
this is an early 40's 3372, this bezel combination is one of the most desirable bb, the rich pink coloiur giving the entire watch a very luxury feeling along with its tropica dial and bracelet, definately a very great looking bb to own and wear.
this version of smooth large bezel lifesaver is the most difficult bb variant to come by along some other models, this is a 29mm boy size bb, it has its nick name as the bezel resembly the "life safer" float, it has unique bezel constraction, unlike the common medium size bb, and it has a 2nd series auto rotor movement, this is a rare bird, interesting watch into your bb collection.
this is a solid 14k bb, all original, in almost new old stock condition, this is the first time for me to meet a solid gold bb with such mint condition, all parts original from the 40's, hard to come by.
this is the second version of smooth large bezel lifesaver, 3794 is the most difficult bb variant to come by along some other models, this is a 29mm boy size bb, it has its nick name as the bezel resembly the "life safer" float, it has unique bezel constraction, unlike the common medium size bb, and it has a 2nd series auto rotor movement, this is a rare bird, interesting watch into your bb collection.
very nice and clean origianl 3065 hooded from the 40's, take a look at its clean tropica dial, very interesting dial, the serial number were engraved on the edge of the outer case back, auto rotor movement and flat back, a must own hooded.
this is a mappin retailed mid size bb, also nick name "lifesaver bb" because of its extra large bezel, model 3348, very interesting original mappin dial, watch in 29mm without crown, flat back, auto rotor movement, recently service, runs well, do not miss!!!
rarely surface ss version of bombe lug big bubbleback, mostly we seen the gold version, but not the ss, this watch is a late 40's model with full bb movement, model 5018, serial 642xxx, nice aging orginial dial, a very original piece for the hard core bb collector.
this is a hard to come by limited production 40's 18k ladies bb, original black dial gilt text, model 8126, serial 73, house with the bb movement, automatic wind, all original, diameter 22x22cm excluding crown and lugs, do not missed.
so long i have seen a good pink/ss hooded, this is an all original example, i just had a new old stock pink crown on it, the case is very good condition, the dial is aged a bit but it is all original, a nice example of hooded bb.
extremely hard to come by steel bombe lug big bb of late 40's, this is the 1st time rolex introduce bombe lug design using bb movement, original dial, retailed by serpico, this type of double name dial is getting very collectable as time passes by, all original, recently serviced.