• Lot 45

    Rolex. A stainless steel automatic chronograph wristwatch with bracelet, original guarantee, box and unusual dial

    SIGNED ROLEX, OYSTER PERPETUAL, COSMOGRAPH DAYTONA, REF. 16520, CASE NO. L335'832, MANUFACTURED IN 1993

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    Rolex. A stainless steel automatic chronograph wristwatch with bracelet, original guarantee, box and unusual dial
    Signed Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Cosmograph Daytona, ref. 16520, case no. L335'832, manufactured in 1993
    Cal. 4030 nickel-finished lever movement, 31 jewels, white dial, applied luminous baton numerals, luminous hands, three subsidiary dials for constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case, blank bezel calibrated for 400 units, screw back, screw down crown, two screw down chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    39 mm. diam.


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    With Rolex Garantie et Attestation de Chronomètre Officiel dated 27 April 1993, Rolex Garantie d'Entretien dated July 2001, Cosmograph Daytona brochure, green presentation box and outer packaging.

    Reference 16520 was introduced into the market in 1988, replacing the references 6263 and 6265. Of similar design, the most important improvement of the new Daytona was its movement, the automatic calibre 4030.

    The particularity of certain models however is the dial layout, featuring an upside down "6" digit to the 12 hours counter, appearing as a "9", such as the present watch.

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    Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches.


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