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    Sale 1417

    Rare Watches Including Nautilus 40 Part II

    14 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 114

    Rolex. A fine stainless steel dual time automatic wristwatch with date, bracelet, Garantie and box

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, GMT-MASTER II, REF. 116710LN, CASE NO. M490290, CIRCA 2007

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    Rolex. A fine stainless steel dual time automatic wristwatch with date, bracelet, Garantie and box
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, GMT-Master II, Ref. 116710LN, case no. M490290, circa 2007
    MOVEMENT: automatic, cal. 3186, 31 jewels
    DIAL: black gloss dial, applied luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous hands, central luminous 24 hours hand, outer minute divisions, magnified window for date
    CASE: tonneau-shaped, bidirectional revolving black ceramic bezel calibrated for 24 hours, screw back, screw down crown, 40 mm. diam.
    SIGNED: case, dial, movement
    BRACELET/CLASP: stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet with deployant clasp, approximate overall length of bracelet 195 mm.
    ACCOMPANIED BY: Rolex Garantie stamped by Eurasia Ltd Israel, Rolex literature, chronometer tag, Rolex box and outer packaging


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    Presented in New Old Stock condition with no signs of use, this GMT-Master II still retains the protective factory covers and stickers and is complete with all its accessories.

    GMT Master II reference 116710LN
    The GMT Master II reference 116710LN was introduced at the Basel World Fair in 2007, the “LN” for “Lunette Noir”, French for black bezel. The Oyster case was upgraded and differed from its predecessor by the “super case” including larger lugs with vertical satination instead of diagonal, coarser sationation of the lugs than of those of the earlier model, triplock crown instead of twinlock, AR (anti-reflective) coating of the cyclops lense, green GMT or 24 hour hand, green "GMT MASTER II" writing on the dial, "Maxi Dial", e.g. larger hands and larger indexes, ceramic bezel insert with platinum-filled numbers as opposed to the anodized aluminium bezel insert of the, the bracelet with solid, polished centre links, heavier and more complicated construction of the clasp, including a hidden “Easy Link”.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.