The range of sporting, professional, and dress designs available for both men and women is truly breathtaking. I am personally drawn to the Rolex Daytona watches. It’s hard to believe that we have not one, but two incredibly rare Paul Newman versions on offer! -Dan Morphy, President
LAS VEGAS (PRWEB)
December 07, 2017
Morphy Auctions, the finest auction destination for fresh to the market collections, is pleased to announce this Premier Watch and Timepiece sale to be held on Monday, January 8th, 2018, starting at 6pm. All lots from this event are on display and available for preview by appointment in Morphy’s Las Vegas gallery now.
Many collectors consider Rolex a royal brand, and it is easy to understand why. Nothing says quality and prestige quite like the brand with the crown logo! This sale features many fine Rolex selections perfect for the king or queen in your life, including two outstanding stainless steel “Paul Newman” Cosmograph Daytona Rolex wristwatches. The first, lot #50, is model number 6264. Estimated at $125,000-250,000 this off-the-charts exciting watch has a black acrylic tachymeter bezel. The second, lot #104, is model number 6239. Estimated at $80,000-125,000, this fine timepiece has a steel tachymeter engraved bezel. Both of these extremely rare Rolex examples feature black matte dials with outer red minute/second tracks on white and three contrasting white subsidiary registers bearing the iconic black square deco register track and numerals. Also crossing the finish line in a pole position is lot #7, a Rolex model 6263 stainless-steel Oyster Cosmograph Daytona wristwatch. Estimated at $50,000-80,000, this up to the minute example has a black acrylic tachymeter bezel and a silver dial with three black contrasting subsidiary registers with white track indexes and numerals.
Patek Philippe watches enjoy a well-deserved reputation for their exquisite engineering, timeless designs, and intergenerational appeal. This sale dials things up a bit with its outstanding offerings of fine Patek Philippe examples. Lot #48, a Patek Philippe 18k yellow gold model 5054 Power Reserve Moonphase wristwatch, is estimated at $10,000-20,000. It…