29 May 2008,
Price Realised HKD 223,500
Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 150,000
ROLEX, "DAYTONA" REF. 16520
EXTREMELY UNUSUAL, STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING CHRONOGRAPH BRACELET WATCH WITH ARABIC NUMERALS
CASE NO. W365942, CIRCA 1994
Calibre 4030, 31 jewels, the white dial with applied Arabic numerals, three subdials with engine-turned chapters for small seconds, minute and hour counters, in three-part case, brushed and polished, graduated bezel with tachometric scale, screw back, screw-down chronograph pushers in the band, "Triplock" crown, stainless steel Rolex Oyster "Fliplock" bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 40 mm.
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The particularity of the present watch is its unusual dial layout, featuring applied luminous Arabic numerals, commonly reserved for the Daytona models in gold, as opposed to applied baton hour markers.
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