PRIVATE COLLECTION MK Men's Steel Tropical Rolex Explorer Ref 1016 Wristwatch Circa 1964
The Estate Department Collection
MK The present lot is part of a larger privately held collection and is intended for exhibition purposes only. Men's Steel Tropical Rolex Explorer Ref 1016 Wristwatch Circa 1964. This fine and rare men's wristwatch by the Rolex Watch Co is in a three piece steel Oyster case Ref 1016 Serial #1.041,591. It is stamped on the inside back cover 1016 I.64, Cal. 1560, rhodium-plated, 26 jewel Rolex movement with a straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws that is in good running condition (Serial # D34496). It is topped with an original exotic black painted dial with gold gild printing, luminous Arabic numerals and baton indexes, outer minute/seconds divisions exhibiting a deep patina golden glow, luminous steel skeleton hands in excellent condition. Accompanied with Rolex service box.