Black with silver sub registers
Hand Wound cal. Valjoux 727
37mm case with 19mm lugs
Vintage Rolex Cosmograph ‘Daytona’ 6263 Circa 1979.
Rolex Cosmograph ‘Red Daytona’ in Stainless Steel Ref.6263
With the recent news of the incredible $17.7m achieved for Paul Newman’s ‘Paul Newman’ Rolex ‘Daytona’ Ref. 6239, we proudly have in stock this very fine Rolex Cosmograph ’Daytona’ Ref.6263, a reference also worn by the American actor and race car driver. Presented in outstanding condition featuring a handsome silver on black ‘Reverse Panda’ dial with red ‘Daytona’ script and the high precision Valjoux 727 manual wind movement, this stunning timepiece is one of the most highly sought after sports wristwatch by collectors and speculators alike. With relatively few examples appearing in the open marketplace, this Rolex Cosmograph ‘Daytona’ Ref.6263 comes with an original steel ‘Oyster’ bracelet and period Rolex box. If there is one Rolex sports watch you should buy, the vintage Rolex ‘Daytona’ has to be near if not the top of every serious watch collectors list.
Unique selling points:
- The ‘Daytona’ is the most collectable and desirable Rolex sports wristwatch
- The reference 6263 was also worn by Hollywoood icon, Paul Newman
- Superlative manual wind Valjoux 727 movement
- Stunning reverse ‘Panda’ dial in outstanding condition.