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Vintage 1988 Rolex Explorer 1016

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Manufacturer: Rolex
Item Number: 121779
Condition: Vintage
Model Name/Number: Explorer 1016
Serial/Year: R,8XX,XXX - 1988
Gender: Men's
Movement: Automatic 1570 movement, acrylic crystal, waterproof screw-down crown
Case: Excellent case which has previously been polished. Case and bezel have light wear from use. Inside of the caseback is stamped: 1016. Serial and reference numbers are crisp and well defined.
Dial: Excellent matte black 3, 6, 9 dial with light creamy markers and matching hands.
Bracelet: Excellent 78360 with 12 links and 280 end links. Back of clasp is stamped "K12". Bracelet has very slight wear.
Box & Papers: Rolex box, hang tag, and papers
Comments: This vintage Rolex comes w/ 3-day satisfaction guarantee and one year warranty

Vintage Rolex Explorer 1016

By Paul Altieri

* All Pre-Owned Rolex watches are guaranteed to be 100% genuine and certified authentic. Certificates are issued by WatchCSA, the industry's leading independent authority on watch authentication. WatchCSA Certified Pre-Owned certificates are provided for an additional fee at checkout. All watches are shipped to fit the average size wrist (7 1/4" - 7 1/2" for men and 6 1/4" - 6 1/2" for women). Additional links can be purchased if needed. Note that "B&P" means "box and papers" where stated.


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This vintage Rolex Explorer is absolutely gorgeous. Love the look, feel, and history.

Amazing dark mocha tropical dial

Nice watch! As per described

Good Service

I have been searching for this model with the Jubilee bracelet for a long time. Bob's had the right watch at the right price. Purchased online. No issues and received quickly.

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