Original early gilt chapter ring dial is in excellent condition. The gilt printing has aged to a stunning copper gilt color. The original gilt hands match nicely.
Original case has been lightly polished in the past. The lugs remain thick and even. Serial and model numbers are perfectly visible between the lugs.
Fantastic USA riveted bracelet dated 1959 with 11 links is in perfect condition.
These early gilt 3-6-9 dialed explorers with chapter rings are quite rare and extremely undervalued compared to 3-6-9 subs.