One of only four in existence, it more than doubled its pre-sale estimate at the Sotheby’s Paris auction.
According to Christie’s, the auction is its most important single-owner watch collection ever.
“Top Watch” will be held concurrently with the Centurion South Beach Jewelry Show.
The company lowered its full-year guidance, citing increased economic uncertainty.
It's one of only two unique wristwatches Daniels made by hand in his lifetime.
He was previously editor-in-chief at Hodinkee.
The sale also will include a third Rolex, with all three watches tied to Barrett’s 1979 attempt to break the world record for land speed.
The watch seller comments on future demand, how the crypto crash impacted Rolex and Patek Philippe pricing, the supply recovery, and more.
The timepieces are a natural fit for the humanitarian aviation organization, which brings medical aid to remote areas of the globe.
It features a purple gradient dial and black alligator strap.
The watch industry veteran served as the vice president of the late Steven Kaiser’s Kaiser Time for 18 years.
Plus, CEO Brian Duffy on how supply shortages have spread to brands beyond Rolex and Patek Philippe.