Rolex Cream Dial Explorer II ref. 16550

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Model: , ,

Year of issue: 1985

Reference number: 16550

Serial number: 9673xxx

Condition: hardly worn

Status: available

Dealer country: United States

Price in US $: 18,500

Watch details

The watch is noted for its rich, deep patina color and overall excellent condition. This attractive example retains its original Oyster bracelet (#78360), original dial and original bezel. The hands have been replaced at some point prior to our acquisition of the watch. 40mm. Stock 43419


Private: Joshua Bonifas


Rolex presented the Oyster Perpetual Explorer II, dedicated to polar explorers, speleologists, and all those pushing the boundaries of exploration. The watch featured a distinctive 24-hour hand, an invaluable aid around the poles and beneath ground when you can't tell night from day.