View 1 of Lot 2105. ROLEX | EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504, A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960 | 勞力士 | "Explorer 型號5504 精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製".
View 1 of Lot 2105. ROLEX | EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504, A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960 | 勞力士 | "Explorer 型號5504 精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製".
2105

ROLEX | EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504, A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960 | 勞力士 | "Explorer 型號5504 精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製"

Estimate:

48,000 - 65,000 HKD

PROPERTY OF AN INTERNATIONAL COLLECTOR

ROLEX | EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504, A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960 | 勞力士 | "Explorer 型號5504 精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製"

ROLEX | EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504, A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960 | 勞力士 | "Explorer 型號5504 精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製"

Estimate:

48,000 - 65,000 HKD

Lot sold:

37,800

HKD

PROPERTY OF AN INTERNATIONAL COLLECTOR

ROLEX

勞力士


EXPLORER, REFERENCE 5504

A STAINLESS STEEL WRISTWATCH WITH GLOBAL INSURANCE LOGO DIAL AND BRACELET, CIRCA 1960

Explorer 型號5504

精鋼鏈帶腕錶,備Global Insurance Logo錶盤,錶殼編號373748,約1960年製


Dial: silvered

Calibre: cal. 1530 automatic, 25 jewels

Case: stainless steel, screw down case back

Case number: 373'748

Closure: stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and folding clasp

Size: 35 mm diameter, bracelet circumference approximately 185 mm

Signed: case, dial and movement

The present watch is an early example of the reference 5504 Explorer made in the 1960s, for the Global Insurance Company promotional purposes. The dial features a silvered texture and the letter G encircling a world map in the middle for the Global Insurance Company, which is highly unusual and seldom seen on the market.