Rare Watches, Magnificent Jewels & Objets de Vertu 14 January 2019 | Monaco

Auction Details

Include Rare Watches, Magnificent Jewels & Objets de Vertu.

107 Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, Ref. 16520, White Dial, Stainless Steel Case

Estimate: € 15,000 –⁠ 20,000

Sold € 19,500

Lot Description

Model: Daytona Cosmograph
Material: Stainless steel
Reference N°: 16520
Year: Circa 1995
Case N°: W137918
Caliber: 4030 Zenith automatic
Bracelet: Rolex Oyster stainless steel bracelet
Dimensions: 40 mm
Signed: Dial, case, movement and bracelet

Rolex’s first automatic Daytona was introduced in 1988. Housing the iconic zenith-based caliber 4030, it featured a larger case and was fitted with a sapphire crystal. The watch immediately became a cult classic and garnered an immediate waiting list at Rolex retailers. The steel version reference 16520 is actually one of the most coveted watches by worldly collectors. This example is in lovely nice original condition and can’t be missed in any sports chronograph discerning collection.

Montre Rolex en acier, modèle Cosmograph Daytona, réf. 16520. Cette version en acier avec l’emblématique calibre Zénith 4030, est l’une des montres les plus convoitées par les collectionneurs du monde entier. Cet exemplaire est dans un bel état d’origine et ne peut être raté.