Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel manual wind chronograph bracelet watch'Paul Newman,' Oyster Cosmograph, Ref:6265, Serial No.2921***, Circa 1971

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Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel manual wind chronograph bracelet watch
'Paul Newman,' Oyster Cosmograph, Ref:6265, Serial No.2921***, Circa 1971

Sold for £ 79,250 (US$ 105,634) inc. premium
Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel manual wind chronograph bracelet watch
'Paul Newman,' Oyster Cosmograph, Ref:6265, Serial No.2921***, Circa 1971
17-jewel Cal.727 manual wind chronograph movement adjusted to 3 positions and signed on the bridge, two-colour matt cream dial signed Rolex Oyster Cosmograph, sunken engine turned black subsidiary dials with printed white divisions with square ends, outer black scale with white printed seconds, applied square hourly divisions and luminous dots, steel baton hands with luminous inserts, black tipped arrow chronograph hand, brushed and polished case with screw on back numbered 6262, screw down Oyster triplock crown flanked by two screw down Oyster chronograph pushers, fixed polished steel units per hour bezel, fitted Oyster bracelet with 78350 end pieces and folding Rolex clasp, service guarantee papers, case, dial and movement signed 36mm.

Footnotes

  • This watch was purchased by the current owner in Iran in 1973, and it remains in lovely original condition.
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Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel manual wind chronograph bracelet watch'Paul Newman,' Oyster Cosmograph, Ref:6265, Serial No.2921***, Circa 1971
Rolex. A fine and rare stainless steel manual wind chronograph bracelet watch'Paul Newman,' Oyster Cosmograph, Ref:6265, Serial No.2921***, Circa 1971
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