6 December 2002
Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with bracelet
Signed Rolex, Oyster Cosmograph, Daytona, retailed by Tiffany & Co., Ref. 6263, circa 1978
With nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the black dial with luminous accents towards the applied baton numerals, three white engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, the tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with black bezel calibrated for 200 units per hour, screw back and screw down crown, two round screw down chronograph buttons in the band, together with a stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and clasp, accompanied by Rolex factory service records dated 9/28/2001, contemporary Rolex service division box and polishing cloth, case and movement signed by maker, dial signed by maker and retailer
36 mm. diam.
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Another example of this model, reference 6263, is illustrated in Vintage Rolex Sports Models by Martin Skeet & Nick Urul, p. 116.
Examples retailed by Tiffany & Co. are extremely rare.
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