1968 IWC Schaffhausen Automatic 'Pellaton' Date Watch Ref 815A
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this all original and unique full size, sought after IWC Schaffhausen with the fine caliber 8541 'Pellaton' caliber with date and hack in automatic wind, probably one of the best ever made Swiss automatic movements. It is working well, keeping good time and ready to wear or gift!
The watch houses a legendary cal. 8541 automatic movement, running well on 23 jewels with sweep seconds complication and is adjusted to five positions. This watch also features a non-quickset date and a setting hack for maximal accuracy. It is cased in a cushion shaped monoblock stainless steel case and comes with mint acrylic crystal and original IWC signed crown.
The dial is factory original and in excellent condition; classic IWC pearl tone with original 60 pearled index dots and raised baton markers with original set of hands.
This unique and sought after IWC Schaffhausen gents watch measures 35mm side to side (excluding crown) and 41mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new thick and elegant sport style genuine leather band in black tone, 20mm wide, with a stainless steel buckle.
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