Important Collectors' Wristwatches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
LOT 363
Rolex Ref. 16570, Black Tiffany Dial Explorer II Rolex, “Oyster Perpetual Date, Explorer II, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified,” Ref. 16570, retailed by Tiffany & Co. Made in 1991. Fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, waterresistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date, independently adjustable 12-hour hand and a stainless steel Oyster bracelet. To be sold without reserve
C. Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, steel bezel graduated in 24-hours, Twinlock winding crown protected by the crown guard, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. D. Black with luminous round, baton and triangular indexes, aperture for the date. Luminous steel skeleton hands, 24-hour red arrow hand for the second time zone. M. Cal. 3185, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 31 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, freesprung self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 40 mm. Thickness 12 mm.
Estimate: 5,000 USD - 7,000 USD
Estimate: 5,000 CHF - 7,000 CHF
Estimate: 3,400 EUR - 4,800 EUR
Grading system

C 3 D 3-01 M 2* AAA
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Important Collectors' Wristwatches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
09-12-2009
Sold including buyer's premium:
7,800 USD