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Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Tropical Ref. 6098 “Everest Explorer” large 36mm

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About the watch: Rare Vintage Rolex Oyster Perpetual Tropical Ref. 6098 “Everest Explorer” large 36mm Very similar to the original Everest watch worn by Tenzing and Hillary, this is an iconic piece representing the DNA of Rolex. A great opportunity to pick up an all original example with an amazing original Tropical patina Dial. 

Case and Strap:  Serial number is 72XXXX , 1950-51, Large case 36mm without the crown its perfect for the vintage rare watch, Very Good case that has recently been polished and has very light wear from use. Strap is new custom leather 20mm with replacement Rolex buckle. 

Dial and hands: Original untouched and Very amazing aged original patina, Comes with original dauphine hands and arrowhead markers. 

Movement: Original movement.

Accessories: Non.

Proudly, Here is the rarest Daytona Zenith ever made, Prototype only 5 examples known,  and this particular example came from it original owner, He bought it in 1989, then wore it few times and he kept it at the safe. the watch was purchased from the Rolex authorized dealer in London and all the other 4 example was originally purchased in the UK. what makes this example super rare is the porcelain 4 line dial with diamonds. and what makes it special it's unpolished and full set. Dial: Very rare Dial, made of Porcelain 4 line with factory diamonds. Case: Mint condition Never polished still has the green sticker on the case back. Bracelet: full size bracelet unpolished in mint condition ZERO starches matching the production year Code M6 1988. Movement: just serviced and the serial number is 11xxx which is correct for the production year.   Accessories (Full Set): papers: Original Rolex Certificate  from well known Rolex Dealer in the UK. Booklets: Daytona Booklet, Your Rolex Booklet & the Translates Booklet all of them dated 1988. Box: Original box still has the stickers 16528 & the dial color (white) on it from the correct period. Hang Tags: The red and the green hang tags has the reference and the serial number on it. Other Accessories: Calendar card 1988/1989, Leather wallet & the clothes.
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