Paul Duggan Fine Watches
37520: Rolex Explorer II "Transitional", 3085 caliber Ref. 16550, Circa 1985
Rolex stainless steel Explorer II, automatic, size 40mm. Rolex ref. 16550 with a stainless steel case and service replacement 93150 Oyster bracelet with date code V5, white Polar dial, matching patina markers and hands, magnified date display, sapphire crystal. 8.4 million serial. Six months full warranty.
Model: Explorer II
Case Size: 40mm
Grade: Excellent. The 16550 was a transitional model produced between model 1655 "Steve McQueen" and its predecessor, reference 16570. Produced for about five years, from 1984 to 1989. It was the first Explorer II that had an independently adjustable GMT hand which could be set without stopping the movement.