empressissi™ is pleased to offer this amazing, heavy and exceptionally large Swiss top class IWC Schaffhausen pocket watch in solid 14K gold case. The watch was serviced in our atelier, it is working flawlessly, keeping good time.
This watch is part of a large 'Virginia Collection' we offer for sale, from an avid collector of mostly American made solid gold watches.
The watch houses an early Swiss IWC cal. 53 19 ligne large gilt finish high grade crown wind, lever set movement in gilt finish with gold chatons for the jewels and is in overall excellent condition, running strong and keeping accurate time with sub seconds.
The movement is cased in an original and marked IWC large 14K solid yellow gold 'Savonette' (Hunter style) case with firm original bow, original crown with minor gold loss, tight hinges and lift spring, mint mineral crystal and overall fantastic condition with internal dust cover in 14K solid gold as well and beautiful turn-engine pattern on the case.
The dial is a factory original with elegant large numerals on white enamel with just a few hairlines and an original set of hands.
This fantastic IWC pocket watch measures 56mm side to side (excluding crown), The case alone weighs net gold content of 58g without the crystal, crown and movement.