In July 2020, Sotheby’s held an auction in Hong Kong. The star lot of this auction is a platinum Rolex Daytona watch with a lapis lazuli dial, No. 16516.
It is reported that this watch was produced in 1999 and commissioned by a private collector to auction it. It has never appeared on the auction market before.
Similar to other known 16516s, the back of this watch is engraved with the words “XII 1998”. It is understood that these watches were most likely specially commissioned as gifts from Patrick Heiniger, then CEO of Rolex. Replica watch.
Sam Hines, Head of Sotheby’s International Watch Department, commented: “We are delighted to offer this super cool, unique and fresh Rolex Daytona Lapis Lazuli Dial watch at our July 2020 Hong Kong auction. The watch is in excellent condition Excellent, one of the most important Daytona automatic watches ever sold at auction.” Swiss replica watches.
Band Length: 18cm
Band Width: 20mm
Engine: Rolex Calibre 7750/Mingzhu Engine
Band Color: Black-tone