ROLEX DAYTONA BIG RED REF. 6263
Fine and rare stainless steel manual winding chronograph wristwatch with black dial and 3 registers.
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Certainly the most emblematic chronograph of all time, the Rolex Daytona is the most sought-after watch by amateurs and collectors.
It takes its name from the famous car circuit in Florida, where the best drivers compete for the first place in contested races. Of course, they wear on their wrist the Daytona.
The model presented here is undoubtedly the most appreciated and sought-after, it is the reference 6263.
A 37 mm diameter round stainless steel case with screwed pushers, crown and case back.
A black epoxy bezel with tachymetric scale.
A superb black 3-counters dial with minutes totalizer at 3, hours totalizer at 6 and permanent second hand at 9.
The « Daytona » with the large red writing at 6, called “Big Red”, a detail which has its importance.
Applied baton hour-markers and luminescent straight hands.
The movement is mechanical with manual winding, based on the Valjoux 72, revisited by Rolex it becomes the 727 caliber.
The Daytona, the queen of the circuits, is at the top of mechanical chronograph’s success.
It is proposed with its original Oyster bracelet.