Up for grabs is a Rolex Explorer
168,XXX serial number circa 1956 production
Excellent vintage condition case has thick and sharp lugs. No corrosion or pitting. Serial and reference numbers have some minor bracelet end-link wear, but still visible and recognizable.
Dial is original, gilt with chapter ring and OCC. Radium is still very active and original. Patina is very attractive orange hue and matches the original gilt hands. Some of the 11 o’clock lume has chipped off if you look at macro pictures.
Original “+” winding crown
Caseback is original, stamped 6610 and dated II.56 inside
Original and running cal. 1030 movement.
The bracelet is a later Rolex Swiss rivet with 80 end-links and 1965 date. Tight condition.
No box or papers.