Rolex 18K YG GMT II ref 16718 Root Beer circa 1990


A stunning example early Rolex 18K YG GMT II ref 16718 serial # R circa 1990. Featuring a 40 mm diameter case with sapphire crystal and beautiful original root beer dial with warmly patina’d tritium indexes, matching patina’d hands, and framed by a beautiful garnet and gold 2 tone 24 hour bi-directional bezel. With scarce 18K YG ref 7206 riveted link Oyster bracelet with #45 end pieces and M8 date code.

Powered by caliber 3175 self winding movement with independently set hour hand. Recently serviced and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation.

A great looking vintage 18K YG GMT with beautiful condition patina’d lume dial and desirable original 18K Oyster bracelet. The glossy rootbeer or “eye of the tiger” dial has a flawless surface, and the all original lumes and matching tritium hands lend a rich and luxurious vintage character. A great find, and a great opportunity for 1 person to own this vintage treasure.

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