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    Rolex, Ref. 1016, Explorer I, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Case: 36 mm, stainless steel, three body case, with screw down caseback, #3481292
    Dial: matte black with luminous Arabic and baton hour markers, luminous skeleton hands
    Movement: Rolex Cal. 1570, 26 jewels, self-winding, Swiss lever, rhodium finish, No. 383004
    Band: Rolex signed oyster rivet, made in USA
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece is accompanied by its inner and outer presentation box, certificate punch document, Rolex Explorer pamphlet, Oyster care pamphlet, service service guarantees for the years 1985 and 1994, and Hang Tags with matching serial number to watch


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Ref. 1016, Explorer I, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 1016
    Dial: matte black with luminous arabic and baton hour markers
    Hands: luminous skeleton
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #3481292
    Case Info: three body case, with screw down caseback
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Rolex Cal. 1570, 26 jewels, self-winding, Swiss lever, rhodium finish, No. 383004
    Band: Rolex signed oyster rivet, made in USA
    Circa: 1972
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in very good condition. The matte black dial is excellent, with even ageing to the tritium lume. The hands are service replacement from Rolex. Case is excellent, with no obvious signs of heavy wear. The Rivet oyster bracelet is in good condition but shows signs of daily wear and stretch. Movement runs and operates as it should. service is recommended for daily wear and timekeeping accuracy
    *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".

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    June
    3rd Monday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    June
    3rd Monday
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    Lot Tracking Activity: 62
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    Additional Location Info:
    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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