1946 IWC Schaffhausen Cal.89 Teardrop Lugs

14-days Inspection Period / 1-year Warranty

 

Delivery: ca.10 days

Elegant and noble design of the 40s: solid yellow gold case with rare "teardrop" lugs with matching light-champagne dial and classic in-house Caliber 89. This IWC Schaffhausen made in 1946 is a truly beautiful example from the classic era of dresswatch design. Not yet another IWC but a rare and timeless piece for a real collector.

Full service in July 2018. Technical warranty: 1 year.

Case:

  • Solid 18k yellow gold 3-body case with snap-on case back. High-polished finishing.
  • Signed IWC, made casemaker Les Fils de Jules Blum from La Chaux-de-Fonds (Hammerhead hallmark "105")
  • Professionally restored to factory specs, showing no traces of wear/use. Perfect geometry.
  • 35.5 mm (without crown) / 44.5 mm (lug-to-lug) / 18 mm (between lugs)
  • Original yellow gold crown
  • Serial number: 1130467

    Movement:

    • Time only manual-winding movement in mint condition
    • Caliber 89, signed ‘International Watch Co Swiss’
    • Côtes de Genève, polished screws, Breguet spring, 17 jewels, 18000 A/h.
    • Serial number: 1128642
    • Full service in July 2018.

    Dial:

    • Untouched original dial in excellent condition. Shows little aging of the surface.
    • Signed "International Watch Co Schaffhausen" at 12 o'clock
    • Beveled golden hour markers
    • Original golden "dauphine" hands.

    Delivery set:

    • The watch comes with our company's handmade strap + generic gold-plated buckle
    • Our company’s warranty certificate, invoice and general terms and conditions.

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