Everything about this vintage Rolex Cosmograph Daytona “Paul Newman” is 100% original and in mint condition.
The solid 14k gold case has sharp edges and its original bezel with original and mint black insert with Units per Hour scale ranging from ‘50’ to ‘200’. The screw down crown is original and working great. The round pump chronograph pushers are working crisply and the chronograph hands reset perfectly to their zero positions. The screw down case back is engraved “W.K. Bullock. MD 6-28-‘69”. Crystal is acrylic.
Original and 100% untouched Paul Newman dial is gold color with contrasting black subdials with concentric guilloche. The steps are crisp and clear. The original hands are mint. The subdials have bright white scales. This dial is in mint condition.
Movement is the original manual winding Rolex Caliber 722 in pristine condition and is working perfectly. This column wheel chronograph caliber has 17 jewels and is adjusted to 3 positions.
Serial number 1533XXX dates this watch to 1966.
Strap is brown leather with Rolex buckle.