Rolex The pink gold Jean Claude Killy ref. 6036

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Model: ,

Year of issue: 1951

Reference number: 6036

Serial number: 692xxx

Condition: mint

Status: available

Dealer country: Monaco

Price in EUR €: On request

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Exceedingly rare 18k pink gold Rolex Dato-Compax ref 6036, manufactured in 1951. This incredible specimen is untouched and preserved in absolutely original condition. The charming dial has naturally aged and the case is just breathtaking  never touched, crispy and maintaining all its deep gold marks and the reference engraved on the case back. Complete with 18k pink gold Rolex Oyster bracelet. Reference 6036 was launched in 1951. Named after champion sportsman and Rolex ambassador Jean-Claude Killy, it represents the only Rolex model featuring a full calendar and chronograph complication. Mainly produced in steel and yellow gold, only a small number was offered in pink gold. Case n.: 692xxx Caliber: Mechanical, 72C Diam: 36mm Box & Papers: Rolex Box Manufactured in: 1951


Corrado Mattarelli

Rolex chronographs have always been sought after. From circa 1937 Rolex has added some chronographs at the end of their sale catalogue and immediately the became a succes. From the beginning of the production of their iconic reference 3525 Oyster Monobloc, Rolex combined waterproofness together with chronometer quality movement. After WW2 Rolex continue to improve their chronographs and launched the Datocompax, a full calendar chronograph in a oyster case nicknamed after Jean Claude Killy alias "Killy". In the 1950 Rolex continued to produce special chronographs and early 1960 the legendary Rolex Daytona got introduced. Lean everything about the "Killy" by studying my RPReport by following this link...