Why Did This Rolex Watch Hammer for $1.5 Million?

Why Did This Rolex Watch Hammer for $1.5 Million?:

Even amongst the rarefied world of vintage, handwound Rolex Daytona collecting, certain references simply stand out from the crowd. Last week, one such reference hammered for an astounding $1.5M+ at Sotheby’s London — a super rare Daytona “John Player Special” ref.
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