Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Rolex, White Tritium Dial Explorer II, Ref. 16570, Stainless Steel, Circa 1998
    Case: 40 mm, stainless steel, three body, brushed and polished, with fixed 24-hour GMT bezel, and screw-down crown and back, U634273
    Dial: ivory enamel, with outer minute track, applied black-rimmed luminous markers, and date aperture, skeletonized black baton and "Mercedes" hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, red luminous arrowhead-tipped GMT hand, and black baton sweep
    Movement: Rolex caliber 3185 automatic, 31 jewels, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, adjusted to five positions plus temperature, with independently adjustable hour hand and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: stainless steel Oyster, 13 links, deployant clasp
    Signed: Rolex on the case, dial, crown and clasp


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, White Tritium Dial Explorer II, Ref. 16570, Stainless Steel, Circa 1998
    Dial: ivory enamel, with outer minute track, applied black-rimmed luminous markers, and date aperture
    Hands: skeletonized black baton and "Mercedes" hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, red luminous arrowhead-tipped GMT hand, and black baton sweep
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #U634273
    Case Info: three body, brushed and polished, with fixed 24-hour GMT bezel, and screw-down crown and back
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: Rolex caliber 3185 automatic, 31 jewels, Swiss lever, chronometer certified, adjusted to five positions plus temperature, with independently adjustable hour hand and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: stainless steel Oyster, 13 links, deployant clasp
    Condition: Excellent dial. Case is good, tiny light scratch on the crown side, case back is very lightly engraved with a 1998 birthday inscription, very good bracelet, with only moderate stretch and light surface scratches. Running, with all functions working, but service is recommended.
    *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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    10th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    10th Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    3 Days 11h 48s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: 116
    Page Views: 903

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 54001-54199) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Exhibition Viewing Times, Title Page, Floor Session and License Information

    Additional Location Info:

    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

    Current Bid:
    $4,100
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $5,125.00 Minimum Next Bid: $4,200 ($5,250.00 w/ BP)
    Track Item