Rolex ref 1655 Explorer II “Steve McQueen” circa 1973


A very desirable condition example Rolex stainless steel Explorer II ref 1655 case serial # 3.9 million circa 1973, AKA the “Steve McQueen.” Featuring a 40mm diameter Oyster case with stationary original 24 hour bezel. Featuring a stunning original matte black dial with lightly patina’d fine waffle texture luminous indexes and orange 24 hour hand. Powered by the caliber 1575 movement with sweep seconds and date. With period riveted link C & I  Oyster link bracelet with deployment clasp. Recently serviced and in excellent operating condition. Guaranteed genuine and offered with our 1 year warrantee of accurate time keeping and operation.

This model is commonly found with later replacement service dial and hands, as well as service bezel. The current example is an honest, and very pleasing original example. Note the fine waffle pattern seen in close up photos of the luminous indexes. One of the nicest examples we have owned in a long time!

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