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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 53

    ROLEX. A RARE STAINLESS STEEL AND 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL COSMOGRAPH DAYTONA, CASE NO. L231236, REF. 16523, CIRCA 1989

    Price Realised  

    ROLEX. A RARE STAINLESS STEEL AND 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET
    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL COSMOGRAPH DAYTONA, CASE NO. L231236, REF. 16523, CIRCA 1989
    Cal. 4030 nickel-finished lever movement, white enamel dial, applied luminescent baton numerals, luminescent hands, three subsidiary dials with polished gilt chapter rings indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, stainless steel tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, gold bezel calibrated for 200 units, screw back, screw-down crown and pushers, case, dial and movement signed, together with a stainless steel and gold Rolex Oyster bracelet and deployant clasp
    39mm diam.


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    It is interesting to note that this early steel and gold Rolex Daytona is fitted with a white enamel dial and the rare floating Cosmograph signature