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IWC Portuguese IW500121 18kt Rose Gold limited Edition - 2011

IWC Portuguese IW500121 18kt Rose Gold limited Edition - 2011

Brand: International Watch Company (IWC)
Year: 1980s
Model: Portuguese/Portugieser Boutique limitied edition XXX/500
Reference: IW500121
Material: 18k rose gold
Case Diameter without crown: 42 mm
Bracelet/Strap: original IWC leatherstrap
Service-history: unknown, running well and keeping time

What you should know: limited to 500 pieces, stunning rose gold case

 

IWC Portuguese IW500121 18kt Rose Gold limited Edition - 2011

 

There are various verions of the IWC Portuguese, but this limited edition in rose gold it probably the most exclusive and elegant you can find. To keep it simple: The watch is in mint condition. The dial has no signs of use featuring a stunning black finish with a date set. The crown is original with the appropriate IWC-logo. The movement is an automatic movement, running strong and keeping time well. The IWC IW500121 was produced on in a limited number of 500 pieces. Quickly it became one of the most desirable und successful Portuguese by IWC. 

 

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The International Watch Company has been founded by Ariosto Jones, an American watchmaker and engineer in 1868. In 1901 IWC had already 190 employees. From day one IWC built high quality watches. The most iconic watch by IWC is the Grande Complication. It contains 659 mechanic pieces, among them 71 rubies. It has 17 functions and 12 patents, a perpetual calendar for the next 500 years and the perpetual moon-phase display. Other collectable watches are the IWC Portuguese, IWC Da Vinci, IWC Pilot's Watches, IWC Portofino, IWC Aquatimer and IWC Ingenieur. After two bankruptcies, IWC came back on the road of success.

 

Why buy a vintage watch?

 

There are many great reasons to buy a vintage watch. Every watch we sell here at WRISTCLASSICS has its own story. Over the years, with every scratch, dent and aging of the dial, they have become unique timepieces of their own. This exact watch you are looking at now, once brought a lot of joy to the first owner with the purchase years ago. And now many years later this vintage watch will bring the same joy to your life. With buying a vintage watch you are showing your commitment to protecting the enviroment, instead of supporting the mass production of modern fashion watches.

    11.900,00 €Price
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