Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, May 10, 2020

LOT 90

Rolex - Ref. 16518, self-winding, chronograph, minute and hour recorders, white colour dial; “Cosmograph” “Daytona”, so-called “Zenith movement”; 18K yellow gold

HKD 118,000 - 142,000

USD 15,000 - 18,000 / EUR 13,700 - 16,400 / CHF 15,000 - 18,000

Sold: HKD 131,250

18K yellow gold, self-winding, tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, white colour dial with suspended numerals, subsidiary seconds at 9 and three horological complications: • 1/10 second chronograph (activated by the two round screwed push-pieces) with tachometric scale graduated on the gold bezel for 400 units per hour • Half-instantaneous 30-minute recorder (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock) • 12-hour recorder (subsidiary dial at 9 o’clock).

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 2 *
Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model “Oyster Perpetual” “Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified” “Cosmograph” “Daytona”

Reference 16518

Year circa 1995

Case No. W 318 225

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet white rubber Rolex strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold Rolex “Oyster” “fliplock” deployant clasp

Diameter 40 mm.

Length 175 mm. (approx.)

Caliber 4030, adjusted to 5 positions and temperatures (ebauche by Zenith “El Primero”)

Length 175 mm. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement