Friday, June 06, 2008

Ultra Rare Rolex Space Dweller...

Rolex Deep Space

Jake's Rolex Watch Blog is not just a regular Watch Blog. We are exploring every scintilla of Rolex History.

Yes, This is an authentic Rolex that is ultra rare.  It is known as the Rolex "Space Dweller" Reference Number 1016.

This Rolex Oyster Perpetual was first sold in Japan in 1963 just after the Mercury Astronauts visited the land of the Rising Sun.  The Space Dweller was designed to honor the Astronauts who were perceived as being the ultimate explorers.

The Rolex Space Dweller was not a big seller and is ultra-rare.