ROLEX REF. 6241 PAUL NEWMAN
Rolex, "Cosmograph, Daytona," case No. 1766116, Ref. 6241.
Made in 1968.
Very fine and very rare, water-resistant, stainless steel
wristwatch with anti-reflective black tachometer bezel, round
button chronograph and registers and a Rolex Ref. 7205
stainless steel Oyster riveted bracelet. Accompanied by Rolex UK
service warranty dated 2005 and 1987.
Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back
and crown, tachometer graduation on the bezel to 200 units
Bicolor ivory and black with square steel indexes and luminous
dots, subsidiary black dials for the seconds, the 12-hour
and 30-minute registers, outer minute/seconds division in red.
Luminous steel baton hands.
Cal. 722-1, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever
escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to three positions,
shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance
spring, Microstella regulating screws.