THE REAL MCCOY'S. A LIMITED EDITION STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC DUAL TIME WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE, BRACELET, CUSTOMIZED DIAL AND CASE BACK, BOX AND CERTIFICATE
THE REAL MCCOY'S. A LIMITED EDITION STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC DUAL TIME WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS, DATE, BRACELET, CUSTOMIZED DIAL AND CASE BACK, BOX AND CERTIFICATE.SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, CHUCK YEAGER, THE REAL MCCOY'S, GMT-MASTER MODEL, REF. 16700, CASE NO. U693056, CIRCA 1997.Cal. 3175 automatic movement, 31 jewels, black gloss dial, luminous dot, baton and dagger numerals, luminous hands, luminous central hand for the second time zone, sweep centre seconds, magnified window for date, modified Chuck Yeager & The Real McCoy's ' signatures, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, revolving black bezel calibrated for 24 hours, screw down crown, modified screw back engraved General Chuck Yeager, The Real McCoy's, Glamorous Glennis, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed.40 mm. diam., overall length of bracelet approximately 200 mm..Special Notice.Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches..View Lot Notes >.Lot Notes.US$13,000-20,000.With The Real McCoy's Japan Co., Ltd. undated Guarantee of Authenticity, Rolex polishing cloth, instruction manual, sales tag, fitted presentation box and outer packaging..The present Rolex is a customized reference 16700 GMT especially personalized in honor of General Chuck Yeager. In 1947, Chuck Yeager came to fame and became the first pilot, at the young age of 24 years old, to travel faster than sound while flying the experimental X-1 at Mach 1, at an altitude of 45,000 feet (13,700 m)..The Real McCoy's is a Japanese company, reproducing WWII American attires including flight jackets. In 1997, The Real McCoy's company modified approximately 200 Rolex GMT-Master 's to commemorate the 50th anniversary of General Chuck Yeager breaking the sound barrier..On the present limited edition, the name Chuck Yeager is inscribed in red on the dial and The Real McCoy's was printed in white. The case back was also personalized with engravings..This watch is offered here in pristine condition and is accompanied by its customized certificate and presentation box.