1969 Rolex Oyster Ultra-rare 6429 Commando Unpolished Explorer Dial
About the watch: The reference 6429 was sold only in the United States, and only through two channels: U.S. military bases comes with blank dial without “Commando” at 6 o’clock and Abercrombie & Fitch with “Commando” printed in the dial. the Commando was produced for just a year or two in the late 1960s or 1970, this makes it an extremely rare model. Only handful known with blank dial.
The Commando features an Oyster case measuring 34mm in diameter. What makes the Commando so attractive is its matte black “Explorer” dial, featuring the 3-6-9.
With a manual movement ticking inside, the Commando sits slimmer on the wrist than most other Rolex sports models. It is powered by the manual wind caliber 1225.
Case and Bracelet: Unpolished good condition case. Has scratches and small ding in one of the lugs from normal wear. All the serial & model number are visible on the case. original Rolex bracelet with the correct end links stamped 71 in good condition.
Dial: Great condition dial. Free of any scratches, all the scratches you see in the pictures are from the acrylic crystal. Very small imperfection at 9 o’clock lume.
Movement: Original Rolex manual just serviced.
Accessories: Awad Watches Certificate.