Lot 792 (The Watches Auction, 15th January 2019)
Sold for £440
In working condition at the present time; ticking.
In well worn condition.
Case scratched and nicked.
Acrylic scratched, dust specs underneath.
Dial marked and scratched.
All hands and markers intact.
All stones intact.
Plating is flaking off of the caseback.
Strap generally worn.
GENTLEMAN'S DIAMOND SET GOLD PLATED IWC WRIST WATCH,
signed 17 jewel movement, the dial signed 'International Watch Co, Shauffhausen,' with applied gold coloured baton hour markers, the bezel set with round brilliant cut diamonds totalling approximately 0.80 carats overall, on a generic green leather strap, in service case, lacking papers
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