5 June 2003
Rolex. A fine stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with black dial
Signed Rolex, Oyster Cosmograph, Daytona, Ref. 6265/6262, circa 1979
With nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the black dial with luminous accents towards the applied baton indexes, luminous accents to the baton hands, three silvered engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, the tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with engraved 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 buckle, case, dial and movement signed
37 mm. diam.
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An example of this model, reference 6265, is illustrated in Vintage Rolex Sports Models by Martin Skeet & Nick Urul, p. 116.
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