Rolex Explorer II Orange Hand Ref. 1655 Frog Foot

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Year of issue: 1978

Reference number: 1655

Serial number: 5,37X,XXX

Condition: worn

Status: available

Dealer country: United States

Price in US $: 20,000

Watch details

Brand: Rolex Model: Explorer II Reference: 1655 Gender: Gents Year: 1978 Material: Steel Dial Color: Original Matte Black with Matching Orange Patina Dimensions: 40mm Watch Movement: Self-Winding Bracelet/Strap: Stainless Steel Bracelet Box/Paper: Handmade Leather Travel Pouch Condition: Likely Never Polished, Original Finish SKU: 126800

This Rolex Explorer II, ref. 1655 is in beautiful original condition with great original orange lume, a nice thick case and original hands. The dial is in excellent condition and features a rare Frog Foot Rolex coronet. This watch has a 5.37 million serial number.


Justin Gruenberg


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.