31 Oct '17, 12pm

Paul Newman's 'Paul Newman' Rolex Daytona Sells For Record $17.8 Million

Paul Newman's 'Paul Newman' Rolex Daytona Sells For Record $17.8 Million

The case back of the Paul Newman Rolex Daytona is inscribed "Drive Carefully Me." It was a gift from his wife, Joanne Woodward. ​ "This watch appeals to people way beyond the watch world. I don't recall a watch that has roots and ties in so many [collecting] communities, and it's an incredibly potent mix," said Hess. 'It of course attracts those who love and admire motor sports and cars, it also appeals to people who love Hollywood memorabilia. It's also a piece of Americana, so it appeals to the American history community." The Paul Newman Daytona's dial is art-deco inspired. The Rolex Daytona has an unusual "exotic" dial design, and was dubbed the 'Paul Newman' in the 1980s because he was always seen wearing it, according to Paul Boutros, Phillips Senior Vice President and Head of Watches for the Americas. "It's a whimsical, art deco style dial," he said, "there are abou...

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