Certain aspects determine the value and desirableness of vintage watches. Others place more importance on the rarity, while others prefer a watch that is in excellent condition. Any watch that tells a story is worth looking at.
We have a collection of Rolex Explorers that our friends from Watchbox Hong Kong acquired directly from the owner.
The owner is an American man who was born in New York. He came to Hong Kong as a teacher of English.Swiss Replica Watches He had originally planned to stay only a few days, but fell in love and never left. In the city he began hiking, and in 1971 he and two friends conceived the idea of an adventure to climb the Snow Mountains in New Guinea. The three men completed their mission less than a calendar year later.
According to the report, the goal of the exploration was to explore lesser-known mountains in Western New Guinea. The mountains are located 4 degrees south of Equator and rise 17,000 feet above sea level.Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Replica Only two previous expeditions have reached the highest peak.
It is not easy to organize an expedition. To avoid getting lost or losing your life, you must first research the area. Gear, money, food, permits and visas are needed, as well as porters, medical gear and sponsors. Rolex is one of the companies that made this expedition possible.
Rolex has a long history of mountaineering expeditions. In 1953, Sir Edmund Hillary, Tenzing Norgay, and others were the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest. This led to the launch of the Rolex Explorer to commemorate this historic achievement.