1926 IWC Schaffhausen Shreve 18K Gold Art Deco Gents Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this original and early IWC Schaffhausen 14K solid yellow gold dress watch retailed by the fine brand "Shreve' with a legendary manual wind movement and timeless design. It is working well, keeping good time and ready to wear or gift!
The watch houses a legendary, early and top class cal. 84 manual wind movement, running well on 19 jewels and adjusted to six positions, making it an unofficial chronometer. It is cased in an original Cresarrow thick, 18K solid gold case in yellow tone and comes with near mint original bevelled crystal and good crown.
The dial is factory original, Sterling silver made with hard enamel Art Deco numerals in gilt finish with original set of hands.
This unique and elegant early IWC Schaffhausen gents watch measures 25,5mm side to side (excluding crown) and 31,5mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 16mm wide, quality hand made genuine lizard band in black tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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.