Referring to Rolex, the Cosmograph Daytona should be mentioned. While Paul Newman directly ignited the heat of Daytona, making the originally unsalable watch a most popular model sought after by thousands of people. Today’s model is a special Daytona that is auctioned online by Sotheby’s at a high price. It is a gold bracelet copy Rolex Daytona ref.6264.
This special Daytona is very rare and precious now which was manufactured in 1969. It was estimated at 320,000 to 650,000 pounds. JPS is short for “John Player Special”, which is a famous cigarette brand. The symbolic black and gold package design was ever used on the boy of Lotus F1 team in 1986. Daytona JPS special edition features black dial, gold sub-dials and black acrylic bezel.
This time the rare wristwatch imitation is auctioned at 1,200,000 pounds, refreshing the record of online auction. Meanwhile, it breaks through the record of price of Daytona JPS.