A Rolex Ref. 6241 “John Player Special” sold for US$779,580
Today, 27 November 2018, Phillips, in Association with Bacs & Russo, sold at the Hong Kong Watch Auction: SEVEN among others vintage Rolex and some beautiful Patek Philippe, a Rolex Ref. 6241 “John Player Special” for US$779,580.
Fresh to the market, this exceedingly rare variant of the "Paul Newman" model (made circa 1968) is notably one of a few handful known “John Player Special” cased in 18K yellow gold and the dial displaying contrasting gold registers.
We will get back to you with more watches and prices from the Hong Kong Watch Auction: SEVEN these days.