5 June 2003
Rolex. A fine and rare 18K gold water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with pulsation dial
Signed Rolex, Cosmograph, Ref. 6239, circa 1966
With nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the silvered brushed dial with luminous accents towards the applied baton indexes, luminous accents to the baton hands, outer blue pulsations scale, three black engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, the tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with engraved gold bezel calibrated for 200 units per hour, screw back and screw down crown, two round chronograph buttons in the band, together with a gilt Rolex buckle, case, dial and movement signed
37 mm. diam.
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Examples of Rolex Daytona Cosmographs with pulsation dials are extremely rare. Very few have been offered at auction in recent years.
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