Following up on the success of the first GMT-Master II model, the ref. 16760, Rolex unveiled the GMT-Master II ref. 16710. During its almost 20-year lifespan, the GMT-Master II ref. 16710 gained iconic status among luxury sports watches of the era. Even today, the ref. 16710 is still an absolute classic within Rolex’s archives and subsequently, a very popular discontinued GMT-Master II.
Rolex’s GMT is among the best-known of all aviation watches. The original model was introduced in 1954 and was famously issued to Pan-Am flight crews for traveling through different time zones. The GMT II 16710 model began production in 1989, uses Rolex’s 3185 caliber, which has an independently-settable hour hand. Also, this model of the year 1996 has that caliber and comes with its original box.
So are you flying all over the world, for business or pleasure, this watch is ideal to know how late it is on the other side of the world. Never again you loved one mad at you that you are calling her awake…would that not be great? Or just because you like to have a piece of history on your wrist. Come and see it!