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    Rolex, Very Rare Ref. 6239 "Blue Daytona", Oyster Cosmograph, Stainless Steel, Circa 1967
    Case: 36 mm, stainless steel, three body case, with screw down caseback, tachymeter bezel. No. 2377658
    Dial: matte black, with silver subdials for running seconds, minute and hour registers. Blue toned "Daytona" designation, luminous baton hands
    Movement: Rolex signed (Valjoux) Cal. 722-1, rhodium finish, 17 jewels, adjusted to three positions, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring
    Band: Rolex signed Oyster Rivet, USA made, 7-66
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Rolex, Very Rare Ref. 6239 "Blue Daytona", Oyster Cosmograph, Stainless Steel, Circa 1967
    Signed: Rolex on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 6239
    Dial: matte black, with silver subdials for running seconds, minute and hour registers. Blue toned "Daytona" designation
    Hands: luminous baton hands
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #2377658
    Case Info: three body case, with screw down caseback. Tachymeter bezel
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Rolex signed (Valjoux) Cal. 722-1, rhodium finish, 17 jewels, adjusted to three positions, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring
    Band: Rolex signed Oyster Rivet, USA made, 7-66
    Circa: 1967
    Condition: This timepiece is presented in excellent condition. The matte black dial is in excellent condition, with all lume plots intact. The case is excellent as well, with very sharp lugs. Caseback is lightly monogrammed: Wm. Richards. Bezel is in excellent condition. Movement runs and sets as it should. Original Oyster Rivet bracelet is also in excellent condition with little to no stretch. Service is recommended for daily use and timekeeping accuracy
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    Additional Location Info:
    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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