28 Oct '17, 10am

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Observers knew that Paul Newman’s Rolex watch, estimated to sell for around $1 million, would be the highlight of Phillips’s first ever New York watch auction yesterday. But no one expected the hand-crafted Daytona watch—which the late actor wore in movies, magazine shoots, and at parties—to sell for $17.8 million, going to an unidentified buyer after 12 minutes of heated bidding. The sale smashed the previous record for a watch, $11.1 million for a stainless steel Patek Philippe, which sold at Phillips last November. The “Paul Newman” has won legendary status in the watch community, both because it is considered to be one of the most coveted timepieces in the world—the New York Times compared it to the Mona Lisa for the watch collecting world—and because, until the sale’s announcement in August, few people outside of the Newman family knew where it was. It was first given...

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gq.com 27 Oct '17, 3pm

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hollywoodreporter.com 27 Oct '17, 4pm

The 1968 Cosmograph Daytona went on the block in New York Thursday night. After a five-month buildup, it was over in 12 mi...

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nypost.com 27 Oct '17, 1pm

A watch owned by Paul Newman is now the most expensive wristwatch in the world, after selling at a Big Apple auction Thurs...

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foxbusiness.com 27 Oct '17, 7pm

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racer.com 27 Oct '17, 5pm

Newman's wife Joanne Woodward selected the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, manufactured in 1968 and designed specifically for mo...