Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Zenith Movement Champagne Dial 18K Yellow Gold & Stainless Steel Ref. 16523

$13,950.00 USD

Manufacturer: Rolex
Model: Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Zenith Movement
Reference Number: 16523
Movement: Automatic
Condition: Very good (some signs of wear due to age, can be eliminated with polishing)
Gender: Men’s/unisex
Time Period: 1991
Retail / Compare-At Price: n/a collector's item
Our Best Price: $13,950

Movement: -
Caliber: 4030
Jewels: 31

Case Material: Stainless steel
Case Diameter: 40 mm
Thickness: 12.5 mm
Waterproof: 100 ft. / 30 m.
Water Resistance: 3 ATM
Material Bezel: Fixed 18K yellow gold engraved cosmograph tachymeter scale
Glass: Sapphire crystal
Dial: Sunburst champagne stick dial with black outer sub-dial rings 
Dial Numerals: 18K yellow gold applied baton with luminescent coating baton hour indices, minutes and 1/5 seconds divisions scale around the outer rim

Bracelet color: 18K yellow gold and stainless steel 
Bracelet Material: 18k yellow gold and stainless steel Oyster
Clasp: Crown folding 
Clasp material: Stainless steel

Centre hour, minute and seconds hands, chronograph (centre hand) accurate to within 1/8 of a second, column wheel, chronograph sub-dials counters 60-second at 9 o'clock, 30-minute at 3 o’clock and 12-hour at 6 o’clock, tachymeter counter on the bezel, 54-hour power reserve

Brushed and polished round-shaped case
18K yellow gold and luminescent baton hands, yellow gold applied stick center sweep seconds hand
Double quickset, stop seconds for precise time setting
18K yellow gold and luminous insert baton-shaped hours/minutes hands, yellow gold stick-shaped sub-dial hands, blackened arrow-shaped chronograph hand
18 yellow gold screw-down solid case back
18K yellow gold screw-down chronograph pushers at 2 (start/stop) and 4 o'clock (reset)
18K yellow gold triple sealed waterproof screw-down crown with Rolex logo
Automatic 4030 Zenith movement 
Production period of this model from 1989 to 2000, afterwards it was replaced by the Rolex-own development Rolex 4130.
Self-winding movement, bi-directional winding, Breguet hairspring, Chronometer certificate (COSC), Stone lever escapement, Yoke winding system, Glucydur balance wheel with microstella screws, Kif shock protection for balance wheel and escape wheel
Adjusted to heat and five positions, monometallic balance, shock absorber
This mechanism oscillates at the frequency of 28,800 vph (4 Hz).
X serial number
Case, dial and movement are signed.
Introduced in 1963 as a sports companion for professional race car drivers, the Daytona comes equipped with a Tachymeter bezel that can be used alongside the sub-dials to calculate speeds of up to 400 kilometers per hour. 
Incomplete (no box, no papers)