About Explorer II ref. 16570
Introduced in 1988, the two-tone stainless steel and yellow gold Rolex Datejust ref. 16233 marks a memorable moment in Datejust history—and decades later, collectors and enthusiasts are still scouring the secondary market to get their hands on the timepiece. This iconic Rolex model stayed in production until 2005, and features a sapphire crystal, the caliber 3135, and a fluted bezel that beautifully frames the dial. The Datejust ref. 16233 is available in either a Jubilee or Oyster bracelet, and in a range of dial options including champagne, white, blue, and black. Browse our curated selection of Datejust ref. 16233 watches to find the perfect “neo-vintage” timepiece.