Rolex Explorer II ref 16570 “Polar” Patina’d Tritium Dial circa 1991


Very desirable example Rolex Explorer II ref# 16570 serial #N2 circa 1991 with richly patina’d luminous indexes and matching hands. Featuring a 40mm diameter case with fixed 24 hour bezel, sapphire crystal. With 1st generation Rolex stainless steel heavy Oyster 78360 bracelet R9 date code with 501B end pieces and deployment clasp without flip lock. Powered by self winding 3185 caliber movement with independently set hour hand for quick change of time zone without disturbing minutes setting.

Note: This collector’s model contains the beautiful condition original tritium dial and hands, signed SWISS  T<25 with richly aged luminous indexes. Additionally it features the first generation heavy Oyster bracelet with deployment buckle, but without the later added flip lock clasp function. Just fully serviced and left unpolished as acquired. Guaranteed genuine, and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation.

Your purchase includes our popular WBAW? branded Italian leather watch pouch, ideal for travel and storage, a $55.00 value.

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