Rolex First GMT-Master Ref. 6542 ‘Pepsi’ Bakelite Bezel
Stainless steel Rolex Oyster Perpetual GMT-Master, Ref. 6542, made circa 1956, is an extremely rare, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch, with Bakelite 24-hour bezel and hand with a stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet. The
39mm case of this earliest GMT-Master has no crown guard, patinated red and blue graduated bidirectional revolving bezel for the second time zone in 24 hours, screw down case back and crown, crystal with cyclops lens. The black dial features luminous round, triangular and baton indexes, outer gilt minutes/seconds track, aperture for the date, luminous steel skeleton hands. The caliber 1030 movement, 25 jewels, is waarantied by Aaron Faber for 2 years.