Rolex. A Very Fine, Extraordinarily Rare and Early Stainless Steel Automatic Wristwatch with Center Seconds and Gilt 'Explorer Dial' Price Realized: $1,068,500 / £800,375 / €907,625
Rolex. A Very Fine, Extraordinarily Rare and Early Stainless Steel Automatic Wristwatch with Center Seconds and Gilt 'Explorer Dial' achieved:
$1,068,500 / £800,375 / €907,625
Sold by Lot: 88%
Sold by Value: 87%
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