20 October 1999
IWC. A fine 18K gold self-winding perpetual calendar chronograph wristwatch with moonphase
Signed IWC, Schaffhausen, Da Vinci model, recent
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the white dial with applied baton numerals, four subsidiary dials indicating phases of the moon combined with lunar calendar, day combined with constant seconds, date combined with leap year indication, month combined with 12 hours register, eccentric window for the year, the circular heavy case with stepped bezel, large hooded lugs, snap on back, two round chronograph buttons in the band, together with an 18K gold IWC buckle, IWC International Guarantee and Certificat of Origin, insert for calendar years after 2000, original fitted white leather presentation box and outer packaging, case, dial and movement signed
39 mm. diam.
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