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Rolex Ref. 6238 Pre-Daytona with Jubilee Bracelet

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The Rolex ref. 6238 Pre-Daytona is a superbly well-preserved chronograph, crafted in luxurious 18k yellow gold. This highly coveted model features a water-resistant three-part case with a screw-down back and crown, complemented by rounded pushers for the chronograph functions. Paired with an elegant "Jubilee" yellow gold bracelet, this watch exudes timeless sophistication. Its original argenté dial, featuring a multi-scale configuration, is a very rare and desirable variant. The Rolex ref. 6238 Pre-Daytona is a true collector's gem, embodying the perfect blend of Rolex's enduring craftsmanship and vintage appeal.

The watch is accompanied by our certificate of authenticity and legitimate provenance

Technical Card

Brand: Rolex

Reference: 6238

Material: Yellow gold

Movement: Manual winding, Cal Valjoux 72

Model: Pre-Daytona

Series: N/A

Year: 1967

Function: Chronograph

Case Diameter: 36 mm

Case Thickness: 12 mm

Bracelet: Original Jubilee 18 kt yellow gold Bracelet

Conditions: Stunning

Original argentè color with applied yellow gold indexes and tritium dot, "Feuille" yelow gold tritium hands. Black graphics and outer tachimeter scale in black with telemeter scale in blu.

The Chronograph Pre-Daytona

Rolex Chronograph Pre-Daytona

Before the Daytona's launch within the early 1960s, Rolex had been creating chronograph observes with water resistant case screw back and crown and rounded pusher without graduated bazel that laid the foundation for the iconic Daytona series.

The early Rolex chronographs from the 1940s and 1950s, regularly referred to as "Pre-Daytona" models, were instrumental in shaping the design and functionality of afterward Rolex chronographs.

The advancement of these early chronographs played a significant part within the development of the Rolex Daytona, which officially debuted within the early 1960s and picked up gigantic popularity as a sports chronograph.

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