Publish date:

Phllips to sell Steve McQueen's Rolex Submariner

The watch is the only known Rolex to be engraved with his name.
Rolex Steve McQueen Submariner

Once thought to be lost in a fire, Steve McQueen's Rolex Submariner has surfaced through his top stuntman, the late Loren Janes, who was gifted the watch in the mid-to-late '70s. It is also the only known Rolex to feature an engraving of his name on the caseback, which features the message: "Loren, The Best Damn Stuntman In The World, Steve." The watch will be sold with a letter signed by Janes to confirm its provenance and photos from Rolex will be supplied that document its restoration. It will also include an additional Rolex Submariner glossy/gilt dial and the matching hand set. 

The watch will be available for auction this October at Phillips New York Watch auction.


Related Articles


Rolex's Datejust steps into the Yellow Submarine

The Rolex to have for any Beatles fan.

Vintage White Gold Rolex Daytona 6265

Philips is selling the only known vintage white gold Rolex Daytona

The watch will be available at the Daytona Ultimatum auction.