29 May 2008
ROLEX, "EXPLORER II" REF. 16570
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING TWO-TIME-ZONE BRACELET WATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS AND DATE DISPLAY
CASE NO. A522639, CIRCA 2000
Calibre 3185, 31 jewels, the white dial with luminescent hour markers and hands, arrow hand for the second time, aperture for the date, in three-part case, brushed and polished, sapphire crystal with magnified lens, bezel engraved with 24-hour graduation, screw back, "Twinlock" crown, stainless steel Cross Heaven chrome bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 40 mm.
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Accompanied by a Rolex presentation box, certificate and the original stainless steel Oyster bracelet.
Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches.
Please note the Cross Heaven bracelet is not included with the present watch.
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