Rolex Daytona, ref. 6263 – First Series – Silver – Mini Big Eyes

Model: ,
Year of issue: 1971
Reference number: 6263
Condition: mint
Status: available
Dealer country: Germany
Price in EUR € 89.000


Rolex Daytona, ref. 6263 – First Series – Silver – Mini Big Eyes   Ref.-No. 6263, Year: 1971, Serial-No.: 3,0xxxxx, Box: no, Papers: no, Case: steel, screwed case, plexi glass, acrylic bezel, d = 37.5 mm, Dial: original silver Dial, Tritium, Bracelet: oyster Rolexbracelet   Condition Case: 9/10 Dial: 9/10 Bracelet: 9/10 Bezel: 9/10   Description Very rare 6263 First Series with PN-Case in beautiful condition! All dots available. Subdials very clean, and bigger --> Mini Big Eyes. MK2 Bezel. MK2 Pusher. 727 Movement.


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Birth of a Horological Icon Timepiece  The myth around the iconic Rolex Daytona has spread around the world recent years. Always has the Daytona model been attached to motor racing, at first Rolex called their new Cosmograph the “Le Mans” and little later to “Daytona” when Rolex started to sponsor the well known U.S. speedway.
Cosmograph: a name that was to be the forerunner of great fortune. Actually, the choice of the name proved to be neither easy nor expected. Whilst Rolex on the one hand flirted with the car-racing world, on the other hand it could not remain unaware of the vast media attention, which at that time was surrounding the conquest of outer space.