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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 300

    IWC. A large and attractive stainless steel wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial

    SIGNED IWC, REF. R 542, MOVEMENT NO. 989'722, CASE NO. 1'330'382, MANUFACTURED IN 1955

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    IWC. A large and attractive stainless steel wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial
    Signed IWC, ref. R 542, movement no. 989'722, case no. 1'330'382, manufactured in 1955
    Cal. C83 nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, the two-tone silvered matte dial with Arabic numerals, blued steel feuille hands, subsidiary seconds, in large circular case with flat bezel, downturned lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of IWC, the present watch was sold to their retailer Espora in Lugano, Switzerland, on 22 October 1955.