Full set Rolex Explorer II Ref 1655 box papers

Year of issue: 1983
Reference number: 1655
Condition: worn
Status: sold
Dealer country: Germany
Price in EUR € n/a


ROLEX Explorer Ref. 1655  Rare Orange Hand wot ID: 23488

  • CASE screwed case, steel, acrylic glass, screw-down crown
  • DIAMETER 40 mm
  • MOVEMENT 1570, automatic, chronometer, 24-hour-indicator, date, second time zone
  • DIAL original Tritium.dial and hands
  • BRACELET heavy oyster bracelet, 78360/580 SC - VE
  • *collector's item
  • box and paper, very nice condition
  • 1983


Ralf Meertz


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.