Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Rolex Ref. 16520 Steel Cosmograph Daytona With Color Change Dial, circa 1996
    Case: stainless steel, 39 mm, three body, polished and brushed, tachometer graduations on the bezel, screw down Triplock crown and push buttons, sapphire crystal, screw down back, T595077
    Dial: gloss black with golden brown toning to the subsidiary rings, tritium markers and batons, outer white 1/5th seconds track
    Movement: caliber 4030, rhodium finish, 31 jewels, adjusted to five positions, shock absorber , monometallic balance, straight line lever escapement
    Band: steel Oysterlock 78390 bracelet

    Note: In rare examples the color of the silver subsidiary dial rings begins to naturally change over time with exposure to sunlight, creating an aesthetically pleasing patina. Collectors call these dials "Patrizzi" or "brown compax" dials.


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex Ref. 16520 Steel Cosmograph Daytona With Color Change Dial
    Dial: gloss black, tritium markers
    Hands; luminous batons
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case No: T595077
    Case Info: three body, steel bezel, screw down buttons
    Case Width: 39 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: caliber 4030, rhodium finish, 31 jewels, adjusted to five positions
    Band: steel Oysterlock 78390 bracelet
    Circa: 1996
    Condition: movement and dial are very good, case and band are good, some very light scuffs on the bracelet, edge chip on the crystal at 11
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,251

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Dec 4, 2010 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search