Fine Jewellery Auction

June 12, 2018

LOT 48

Lot 48

Rolex “Paul Newman” Cosmograph Daytona Wristwatch; “Red Daytona”

Rolex “Paul Newman” Cosmograph Daytona Wristwatch; “Red Daytona”
Lot 48 Details
Rolex “Paul Newman” Cosmograph Daytona Wristwatch; “Red Daytona”

circa 1965; reference #6239; case #1695242; 36mm; 17 jewel cal.722 movement adjusted to three positions; bi-colour black and off-white dial with red 1/5th seconds track; stainless steel case and strap; fine condition case and dial

Estimate $120,000-$140,000

Realised: $216,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 48

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.