An Honest, Unmolested Excellent Condition MK1/MK1 Straight Hand Explorer
Matte black tritium dial, Mercedes tritium hands
Stainless steel watch case, with screwdown caseback; serial: 3097640
High grade, automatic movement, calibre 1570, 27 jewels
Original, Oyster bracelet 78360/501B, (optional 7836)
Overall the watch is in excellent condition. Dial and hands are in very good condition and very appealing. The patina has assumed a beautiful orange colour. The orange hand has assumed a very nice patina, as well. The watch case appears to be in excellent condition, original cut, very thick. The original and rare MK1 bezel is in excellent condition, has not been retouched, which is very common on this reference. The bracelet is in good condition, retaining good tension. The watch was just serviced by our watchmaker, now in excellent running condition, keeping very accurate time (280°; +1s/d). The watch was acquired in France. The watch is in investment grade condition, an extremely beautiful MK1 orange hand Explorer.