Rolex Explorer II ref 16550 Transitional Model Patina’d Dial circa 1987


Transitional model Rolex Explorer II ref 16550 serial # R3 circa 1987. This is the first generation sapphire crystal Explorer II with glossy black dial with richly contrasting patina’d luminous indexes with matching hands. With scarce original “square font” 16550 bezel in exceptional condition. Very nice condition example, with previously polished beefy lug case, and extremely sharp condition square font 16550 bezel. With gloss black original dial with especially richly patina’d luminous indexes and hands. With original heavy Oyster 78360 bracelet with 501 end pieces and deployment clasp. Recently serviced and left unpolished. Guaranteed genuine and offered with our 1 year warrantee of accurate time keeping and operation.

Your purchase includes our popular fine Italian leather watch pouch, ideal for travel or storage.


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