|Condition: (What's This?)||Vintage|
|Model: ||Daytona 6265|
|Serial/Year:||9,6XX,XXX - 1987|
|Features:||Manual 727 movement, acrylic crystal, waterproof screw-down crown and pushers|
|Case:||Excellent 18k yellow gold case w/ screw-down pushers. Very light wear, light use. Has correct 727 movement and clean 200 UPH bezel. Case is stamped 6263.|
|Dial:||Excellent gold cosmograph w/ black sub-dials and index hour markers|
|Bracelet:||Excellent 18k (7205) Oyster Rivet w/ 12 links, 71 end links - very tight|
AN IMPORTANT YELLOW GOLD CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH REGISTERS TACHOMETER AND BRACELET REF 6265 CASE 9,6XX,XXX DAYTONA COSMOGRAPH CIRCA 1987
Caliber 727 manual winding nickel lever movement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance • bi-colour gilt and black dial, applied gold baton indexes with luminous dots, luminous hands, subsidiary dials for constant seconds, 30-minute and 12-hour registers, outer minute and 1/5 seconds divisions • 18k yellow gold brushed and polished Oyster case, yellow gold bezel calibrated for 200 units, screw-down case back, chronograph pushers and crown • case, dial and movement signed • with an 18k yellow gold riveted Oyster bracelet diameter 37 mm bracelet circumference 190 mm. Please call for additional photos and questions.
Note - This watch is being sold by wire only.
This very fine example of the Rolex Daytona reference #6265 is quite in rare yellow gold. In fact, less than 10% of the 24,000 of 6263 and 6265 watches for the 20 year period were made in gold. Most were made in stainless steel.
A similar model watch was recently sold at Sotheby's auction at $116,112 on November 11, 2014. Please see Sotheby’s Auction Rolex 6265.
This timepiece, like all of Bob's vintage timepieces, is sold in working condition. There are no returns or warranty offered on vintage timepieces sold.
Note: This vintage watch comes with original Rolex box, Punched and Stamped Papers.
Special shipping conditions apply to this vintage timepiece.
This timepiece is a "grail watch" for many of collectors of rare watches. The Rolex Daytona 6265 is truly spectacular and would be the centerpiece in any collection. Excellent case with light wear from use that has previously been polished with correct 727 movement and clean 200 UPH bezel. The caseback is stamped 6265.
This vintage Daytona has an excellent Rivet Oyster Band with 71 end pieces and 12 links.
For provenance on this watch, please see Sotheby's Rolex 6265 Daytona Auction.
*All Pre-Owned Rolex watches are guaranteed to be 100% genuine and certified authentic. Certificates are issued by WatchCSA, the industry's leading independent authority on watch authentication. WatchCSA Certified Pre-Owned certificates are provided for an additional fee at checkout. All watches are shipped to fit the average size wrist (7 1/4" - 7 1/2" for men and 6 1/4" - 6 1/2" for women). Additional links can be purchased if needed.