Rolex Explorer II 1655 Excellent Orange Hand With Yellow Patina

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Model: ,

Year of issue: 1973

Reference number: 1655

Serial number:

Condition: worn

Status: sold

Dealer country: France

Price in US $: n/a

Watch details

Rolex Explorer II 1655 Excellent Orange Hand With Yellow Patina

year 1973

serial 3,804xxx

dial Original Mk2 dial is in absolutely perfect and in flawless condition with the most stunning and great yellow patina, the original hands match perfectly with bright orange hand.

movement Rolex 1575 GMT

case Excellent original case appears to have never been detailed with sharp original edges. There is average wear throughout. Original sharp mk2 beze in great condition with its original sunburst polish.

bracelet Comes on a later Rolex USA rivet bracelet with minimal to no stretch. clasp dated 77.

accessories None

remarques A really fantastic and attractive example of the Mk2 Orange hand Explorer II, a great addition to any collection.


Jerome Fellous


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.