Rolex Cosmograph 6262 Paul Newman Panda ULTRA CRISP DIAL

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Year of issue: 1970

Reference number: 6262

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Condition: mint

Status: sold

Dealer country: France

Price in US $: n/a

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Rolex Cosmograph 6262 Paul Newman Panda ULTRA CRISP DIAL

year: 1970

serial: 2,62xxxx

dial: Fantastic original white panda dial in perfect condition with no damage. The dial remains super bright and crisp. All the lume dots are present and intact. The hands are original as well and match perfectly.

movement: Rolex 727

case: Original strong case has been lightly buffed in the past. However, the lugs remain thick and even with sharp edges. original crown, glass and pushers. Original 200 mph bezel is in original sharp condition.

bracelet: Original folded oyster bracelet 7835 with 271 ends dated 2,71 with no stretch.

remarries: 6262 was a transitional daytona reference produced for only about a year, its the rarest Paul Newman reference, finding 6262 PN's in this fantastic condition has become quite difficult and very very rare !!!!! Take a breath …… and dial +33663418989 for emergency :)))))

Dealer

Jerome Fellous

The Rolex Daytona "Paul Newman"

Due to the coolness of Mr Paul Newman italian collectors started to call his “Exotic” Daytona giving the nickname Paul Newman. From origin Rolex asked their dial maker Singer to produce a special run chronograph dials because those where not selling quite well back in the days. The successful flight to the moon with the Omega Speedmaster was working negatively for the sales of the Rolex Daytona. Due to the oil crisis made the racing imago wasn’t very populair and Rolex needed to come up with something new. Except the development by Singer of the “Exotic” dial, Rolex developed the “screw down oyster-waterproof” pusher making their Daytona Cosmograph a sales hit. Learn more about the specifics of Rolex Paul Newman dials by checking the following article: Learning to understand the exotic Paul Newman dial designs.