Hotel Richemond, Geneva
18 May 2004
IWC. A fine and rare 18K gold wristwatch with sweep centre seconds and cloisonné enamel dial
Signed International Watch Co., Schaffhausen, movement no. 1195010, case no. 1208680, circa 1950
Cal. 89, with nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the gilt matt dial with applied triangular-shaped baton numerals, blued steel dauphine hands, sweep centre seconds, centred by a cloisonné enamel floral decoration in gilt, beige and champagne shades, in circular case with stepped bezel, extended downturned fluted lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
36 mm. diam.
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