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This is the real Daytona “Paul Newman”! Yes the one he was wearing. https://t.co/RtOjR7PfB2

For vintage watch collectors, the sale of the American actor’s Rolex Daytona is an event that almost defies description. Leaving provenance aside for a moment, it’s worth remembering how this legendary timepiece came to be, and its place in a tradition of remarkable sport chronographs. From the very beginning of Rolex, founder Hans Wilsdorf poured all his energy into developing the wristwatch and, in 1926, revealed to the world the first waterproof version, codenamed “Oyster”. A watch this ready for action had to be capable of measuring its wearer’s exploits. Among all the sports on offer back then, motor racing was unique in its capacity to inspire watchmakers to “go the extra mile”. Of course, this included Rolex, with models such as the much-admired split-seconds chrono Ref. 4113, worn by the then fastest man in the world, Sir Malcolm Campbell. In this context of speed ...

Full article: https://journal.hautehorlogerie.org/en/paul-newmans-rolex...

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