Rolex Oyster Perpetual Explorer: a steel-cased automatic wristwatch, ref 1016, serial no. 8232*, circa 1984, the black dial with 3/6/9 and baton numerals and triangle to 12-position, signed and marked Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified, Mercedes hands and central seconds hand, fitted 26-jewel automatic movement cal 1570, no. D612606, case 34mm wide, on a graduated steel link Rolex strap with 501/B ends, first link on either end and clasp stamped 7360; together with another steel link strap, not Rolex, no box or papers.
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Auction: Fine Jewellery & Watches Auction, 22nd Mar, 2023
This auction offers a stunning selection of fine & outstanding jewellery & watches from some of the world's most luxurious designer brands. Designers include: Tiffany, Rolex, Cartier, Patek Philippe, Breitling, Chanel, Chopard and others. Alongside this, we have fine single and multi-stone diamond and gemstone pieces including two single stone diamond rings each over four carats.
Watches - Lots 421-446
Jewellery - Lots 447-525
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While an identification of damage is given in some instances, an absence of such advice does not imply the lot is free from defect. All condition reports whether verbal or in writing are given as a matter of courtesy and are statements of opinion. Condition reports are not exhaustive and may not encompass all defects deemed to be fair wear and tear which may be commensurate with age. The Auctioneers will not be responsible for any defects not mentioned in condition reports. All prospective buyers are strongly advised to inspect any lot on which they intend to bid and fully satisfy themselves as to condition and accuracy of any description applied to a lot. Any post-sale enquiries from buyers must be made within 10 working days of the auction.