“Brown” Bezel Inserts – Rolex Gilt Dial 5513

If you’re interested in vintage Rolex then from time to time you’ll hear people referring to some black bezel inserts as having become brown. It’s difficult to imagine what they’re on about if you’ve never seen that phenomenon in the flesh. Whilst this shot was taken in incandescent light I’ve attempted to minimalise the effect during processing. Hopefully, it will at least give you an idea of what a “brown” insert might look like.

Rolex Gilt Dial 5513