• IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A  auction at Christies

    Sale 1369

    IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION

    16 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 340

    Rolex. A stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with bracelet

    SIGNED ROLEX, COSMOGRAPH DAYTONA, REF. 6239, CASE NO. 1'080'185, MANUFACTURED IN 1964

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rolex. A stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with bracelet
    Signed Rolex, Cosmograph Daytona, ref. 6239, case no. 1'080'185, manufactured in 1964
    Cal. 72B nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, silvered brushed dial, applied baton numerals with luminous accents, luminous hands, three engine-turned black subsidiary dials for constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with blank bezel calibrated for 200 units, screw back, screw down crown, two round chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet with clasp stamped 1.71, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. diam.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    With Rolex original fitted green presentation box and Rolex, Geneva servicing invoice dated 11 February 2008.

    Reference 6239 is described and illustrated in I Cronografi Rolex - La Leggenda, Pucci Papaleo Editore, pp. 296 - 303, and in 100 Superlative Rolex Watches by John Goldberger, pp. 238 and 242 - 251.

    Special Notice

    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.