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Geneva, Nov 14, 2009

LOT 146

Ref. 6263, Stainless Steel Cosmograph Rolex, "Oyster Cosmograph", case No. 3536966, Ref. 6263/6265. Made in 1973. Very fine and rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round-button chronograph, registers, tachometer and a stainless steel Oyster bracelet.

CHF 25,000 - 35,000

USD 25,000 - 35,000 / EUR 17,000 - 24,000

Sold: CHF 26,400

C. Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, buttons and crown, Triplock winding crown, tachometer graduation on the acrylic bezel to 200 units per hour. D. Bi-colored, black and silver with white gold baton indexes and luminous dots, subsidiary guilloché dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 30-minute registers, outer minute/seconds divisions. Luminous steel baton hands. M. Cal. 727, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to three positions, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 37 mm. Thickness 13.5 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original