Rolex Explorer 1 ref# 14270 “SWISS” Only circa 1998


Rolex stainless steel Explorer 1 ref 14270 U8 serial # circa 1998 with limited production run SWISS only dial. 36mm full size man’s model with smooth bezel and sapphire crystal and original glossy black original 3/6/9 Explorer SWISS only luminova dial and hands. Powered by calibre 3000 self winding movement with sweep seconds and date. With Rolex stainless steel heavy Oyster bracelet with solid end links (SEL) and new style short flip lock clasp. Previously polished case, In excellent preowned condition, with original case back sticker. Great contemporary model for a man or oversized for a woman.

Guaranteed genuine, serviced and detailed by one of our veteran watchmakers and offered with a 1 year warranty of accurate timekeeping and operation. Photos depict actual watch being offered for sale.

NOTE: SWISS only dials designate the use of Luminova, in use for only 2 years, before the introduction circa 2000 of Super Luminova, designated by SWISS MADE at the bottom of the dial. The SWISS only dials have become the latest in the niche Rolex collector’s market.


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