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The Tribute to 6536 Brown Project

Designed in the 1950’s for the pioneers of the underwater exploration, coveted for its unmatched technical characteristics, the Submariner has greatly flourished after being immortalized by the legendary Sean Connery embodying the notorious James Bond.
This personalization has been requested by a private customer. It is a sample of our know-how and of the personalization services made upon request of our customers. If you would like to customize your timepiece in the same way or following your wishes, please contact us. Please note that due to the limited capacity of our workshops, we are not able to satisfy every demands so please accept our apologies in advance.

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Because we provide crafts services made in a very limited capacity, Artisans de Genève is not able to satisfy all demands.
Dial of the Tribute to 6536 Brown Submariner


Technical Sheet

Reworked, lacquered and finished by hand. Aged the luminous material
Steel, ceramic insert, red triangle
Stainless steel
Satin vintage polishing 12h/6h
Gold diamond-finished hands
Transparent sapphire
modified 3130 movement with 22ct solid gold rotor
waterproof to 300 meters
The close up of the Tribute to 6536 Brown
With the Tribute to 6536 Brown Project , we aim to offer an audacious reinterpretation of the 6536 original model, on the basis of the 114060 Rolex model. From the case to the dial, through the hands to the polishing, each detail of this personalization is meticulously designed and made to pay a tribute to a legendary icon.

A Legendary


Tribute to 6536 Brown Artisans de Geneve full view
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Bezel of the Tribute to 6536 Brown

The Bezel

We have replaced the current bezel by a steel one entirely handmade in our workshop.The chamfers are flat and individually polished by our craftsmen.
Tribute to 6536 Brown submariner dial

The Dial

The dial of the Tribute to 6536 Brown Project is entirely reworked, lacquered and finished by hand. We have aged the luminous material to give it the typical appearance of the 1950’s timepieces.
Artisans de Geneve Tribute to 6536 Brown case

The Case

The case is machined to remove the crown guard, giving the timepiece the thickness and look characteristic of the vintage timepieces. The lugs are beveled and polished by hand.
Tribute to 6536 Brown with watchmaking tools

The Craftsmen’s


We have combined our savoir-faire and heritage to pay a tribute to this iconic timepiece cherished by the greatest collectors. Each detail has been designed to bring together the reliability of the current model and the unique details valued by watch enthusiasts.
Christian. Watchmaker
Portrait of Artisans de Geneve's watchmaker Christian
Close up of the Tribute to 6536 Brown, gold indexes and hands
3130 modified rolex movement

Modified 3130


Symbol of reliability and aesthetics, the Rolex 3130 caliber is, to any watchmaker, a benchmark for precision and chronometry. We have preserved the original qualities of the Rolex 3130 mechanism while bringing it our delicate touch: our signature 21ct massive gold rotor entirely decorated that can be glimpsed through a transparent sapphire case back.
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