As the second release of the BLAKEN Vintage line the “Paul Newman” Rolex Daytona is now ready to order. Just last week we presented the beautiful and subtle BLAKEN Rolex Submariner “Explorer Dial” and perfectly in line with that, the above Daytona also mixes vintage inspiration and brings a piece of Rolex history to our present times
Back in 1963 when the model 6241 was on the market and famous movie actor Paul Newman decided to wear one of these masterpieces, the history began. The watch was sold for a record breaking price of $1.1 million at auction at Christie’s in 2013. Just the other day we presented a nice video explaining the various versions of the Rolex Daytona “Paul Newman” and its importance in the watch industry.
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