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    Rolex Oyster Perpetual Explorer II, Ref. 16570, circa 1995
    Case: stainless steel, 40 mm, No. W499427, sloped 24 hour fixed bezel, oyster screw back, sapphire crystal
    Dial: white, luminous and black bar, circle and triangle markers, date at three, luminous black skeleton hands, 24 hour indication, outer black minute marks
    Movement: caliber 3185, rhodium finish, 31 jewels, adjusted five positions and temperature, monometallic balance
    Band: stainless oyster link with deployant clasp and diver's extension
    Signed: all signed Rolex

    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex Oyster Perpetual Explorer II
    Model: ref. 16570
    Dial: white, circle, bar and triangle markers
    Hands; luminous skeleton, red 24 hour pointer
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case No: W499427
    Case Info: oyster, fixed 24 hour sloped bezel
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: calilber 3185, automatic, rhodium finish, 31 jewels, adjusted five positions and temperature
    Band: stainless oyster link, diver's extension
    Circa: 1995
    Condition: dial is superb, movement is good, case and band are good with some black fill lose to bezel numbers
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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