empressissi™ is pleased to offer this rare and elegant open face IWC Schaffhausen pocket watch for men with a sector dial design and impressing slim case in 14K gold Art Deco style. This watch is part of a large and mostly impressive, museum level collection of a retired IAF pilot that we are delighted to offer for sale in our website. These include repeaters, chronographs, both in hunter-cases - and open faces, most complex and interesting antique Swiss and American pocket watches of the finest standards.This IWC pocket watch is one of several we offer for sale.
The watch houses an early Swiss IWC cal. 73 open face high grade crown wind/crown 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 Art Deco style 'stepped' case with silver wash inside. The case has elegant straight line decorations with open cartouche and the design is crisp and elegant, well preserved. The case comes with an original firm bow, original crown, tight hinges, mineral crystal and overall fantastic condition with internal metal dust cover. The net gold weight of this case is 15 grams.
The dial is an amazing sector design in Art Deco style, most elegant in two tones of gold with original set of hands.
This one of a kind IWC pocket watch measures 49mm side to side (excluding crown).