1143. Rolex A fne and extremely well-preserved stainless steel wristwatch with sweep center seconds, bracelet, guarantee and box 勞力士， 「Explorer」型號14270，精細，精鋼自動上弦腕錶， 配中心秒針，約1999年製。附錶盒、保證書
Rolex Circa 1999
Reference No. Case No. Model Name Material Calibre
14270 A159’948 Explorer Stainless steel Automatic, cal. 3000, 27 jewels Bracelet/Strap Stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet stamped “”558B” and “78790” to the endlinks, max length 195mm Clasp/Buckle Stainless steel Rolex deployant clasp stamped “”U12” and “78790” Dimensions 36mm Diameter Signed Case, dial, movement and clasp signed Estimate
HKD 32,000-47,000 USD 4,100-6,000 Accessories Accompanied by Rolex Warranty stamped by California retailer Royal Maui Jewelers and dated November 28, 1999, green Rolex sticker, product literature, ftted presentation box and outer packaging
One of the most wearable and multi-purpose wristwatches made by Rolex, the Explorer’s strongest suit is its simplicity. It allows for excellent legibility under any condition and grants the watch a vibe which is at the same time elegant and suave as well as masculine and sporty. Truly a watch that works equally well at the beach as in the boardroom. In fact, the dial layout is so iconic that all dials with Arabic numerals at 3, 6 and 9 o’clock can be called “Explorer dials”. The present specimen is ofered in excellent, unpolished condition and complete of its original sale accessories.
Phillips presents THE HONG KONG WATCH AUCTION: EIGHT on 28 May 2019.