Lot 117
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Price Realised: USD 5250.00
Estimate : USD 3,000 - 5,000

CIRCA: 2003
CASE MATERIAL: Stainless steel
BRACELET MATERIAL: Stainless steel
BRACELET SIZE: 6.5 inches / 165mm
DIAL: Black
MOVEMENT: Automatic
ACCESSORIES: Rolex outer box, presentation box, warranty, product literature, service warranty from 2008, hangtags

Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.

The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.

The case has scratches and nicks throughout. The case back is in good condition with scratches. The bezel has scratches and few nicks. The dial and hands are in good condition and appear to be original. The minute hand has scratches at its tip. The crystal has light scratches. The end links are "AD 78690." The bracelet is marked "AD10 78690." The bracelet is in good condition with scratches throughout and little stretch. The movement is in working order at the time of cataloging, consistent with the age of the watch. The movement has not been tested for accuracy. A service is recommended given the age of the watch.

Lot Essay

The Explorer model can trace its beginnings back to the reference 1016. Following the 1016 was reference 14270 and then came the reference presently offered, 114270. This watch shares many similarities to the legendary 1016 including its size, dial layout, and functionality. The Explorer embodies the ideals of Rolex as well as any of their watches.

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