Important Watches & Jewelry
New York, Dec 08, 2016
ROLEX DAYTONA REF. 6263 FUERZA AEREA DEL PERU STEEL Rolex Oyster Cosmograph Daytona, Ref. 6263. Made in 1974 for the Peruvian Air Force. Fine and very rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers, tachymeter and anti-reflective black bezel graduated to 200 units per hour on a stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet.
Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back with 'FUERZA AEREA DEL PERU', crew-down Oyster Triplock crown and chronograph pushers, tachymeter graduation on the bezel, inner case back with full serial number. Bi-color black and matte silver with applied steel bâton indexes and tritium dots, subsidiary "guilloché" black dials for the seconds, the 12- hour and 30- minute registers. Luminous steel bâton hands. Cal. 727, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 3 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws.