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Rolex 1016 Explorer watch v003

January 22, 2012 in Exclusive / Original,Explorer 1016,Ian Fleming,On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1963) | Comments (1)

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Ian Fleming's personal Rolex 1016 Explorer, the original James Bond watch, with actual letters written by Mr Fleming; image 460x345

Ian Fleming’s personal Rolex 1016 Explorer, the original James Bond watch, with actual letters written by Mr Fleming; image 460×345

Rolex reference 1016 Explorer wristwatch, James Bond choice of author Ian Fleming for Agent 007 in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Jonathan Cape, 1963.

Notes

Rolex Explorer shown here is the actual watch owned and worn by Ian Fleming. The typed and handwritten letters here are also original, written by Ian Fleming. Photo taken at the National Watch & Clock Museum, Columbia, Pennsylvania.

Reference “Discovered: James Bond’s Rolex,” WatchTime (February 2009), by Dell Deaton.

The Rolex 1016 wristwatch is no longer listed as a current model on the Rolex website.

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Exclusive images created for JamesBondWatches.com by Dell Deaton.

© 2011 Dell Deaton. All Rights Reserved. Published USA.

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Rolex 1016 Explorer watch v002

October 15, 2011 in Exclusive / Original,Explorer 1016,On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1963) | Comments (0)

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Rolex 1016 Explorer IV 1960 original literary James Bond watch via Ian Fleming

Rolex reference 1016 Explorer wristwatch, James Bond choice of author Ian Fleming for Agent 007 in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Jonathan Cape, 1963.

Notes

Reference “Discovered: James Bond’s Rolex,” WatchTime (February 2009), by Dell Deaton.

The Rolex 1016 wristwatch is no longer listed as a current model on the Rolex website.

Photo

Exclusive image created for JamesBondWatches.com by Dell Deaton.

© 2010 Dell Deaton. All Rights Reserved. Published USA.

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Breitling for Bentley A2536513 Motors T Speed watch v001

October 1, 2011 in Breitling for Bentley T Speed A2536513 / C781,Carte Blanche (2011),Exclusive / Original,Jeffery Deaver | Comments (0)

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Breitling for Bentley Motors T Speed James Bond watch on Carte Blanche book cover

Model A2536513 / C781 Breitling for Bentley Motors T Speed wristwatch, James Bond choice of author Jeffery Deaver for Agent 007 in Carte Blanche, Hodder & Stoughton / Simon & Schuster, 2011.

Notes

Breitling shown here is the actual watch worn by author Jeffery Deaver in June 2011 as one of the James Bond watches specified in his novel, Carte Blanche.

Breitling for Bentley A2536513 / C781 watch is listed as a current model on the Breitling website.

Photo

Exclusive image created for JamesBondWatches.com by Dell Deaton.

© 2011 Dell Deaton. All Rights Reserved. Published USA. Watch courtesy Lewis Jewelers (Omega Authorized Dealer), Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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