empressissi™ is pleased to offer this phenomenal gents large vintage dress watch by the prestigious maker IWC Schaffhausen in excellent original condition, cased in a solid gold case with solid gold bracelet with the legendary 89 manual wind caliber, possibly the best manual wind caliber to come out of Switzerland during the 40s-60s.
The watch houses a fine and sought after cal. 89 manual wind movement, running well on 17 jewels with sweep seconds complication. It is cased in a large 18K solid gold case with a good crown and mint low dome crystal.
The dial is factory original, in rare condition with just minimal signs for its age and has the original set of hands.
This gorgeous large and impressive IWC watch is full vintage size 35mm round without the crown and 42mm lug to lug.
Attached to this watch is its original, rare 18K rice bracelet in fantastic condition with adjustable clasp. Ultrasonically cleaned and ready to wear. It will fit a wrist of 170-190mm.
For reference - The weight of the case and bracelet together net (18K) is almost 60 grams.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.