Dial: black, Paul Newman John Player Special Calibre: cal. 722-1 mechanical, 17 jewels Case: 14k yellow gold, screw down case back Case number: 2'084'230 Size: 37.5 mm diameter Signed: case, dial and movement Box: no Papers: no Reference 6241 Daytona Paul Newman 'John Player Special' | A yellow gold chronograph wristwatch, Circa 1969
Case: The case is in overall very good condition for its age, with light surface wear throughout. The lugs retain strong proportions, with light signs of patina throughout, especially around the lugs and around the pushers. The bottom right lug with a minor nick. The buckle is a later added gold plated Rolex buckle, with signs of loss to the plating. Dial: The dial is in overall excellent original condition. The luminous plots remain intact. Movement: The movement is running at time of cataloging, however it was not tested for the accuracy of time or duration of the power reserve and may need service at the buyer's discretion. Please note that Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement.