Rare

IWC
Portugieser F.A.Jones
Ref. 5442


EUR 11.950,-

IWC Portugieser F.A. Jones with papers in like new condition. This special model, limited to 1000 pieces, has a beautiful hand-wound movement in homage to the early Portugiesers that were equipped with movements from pocket watches.

Details


Material

Redgold

Clockwork

Manual

Ref NR.

5442

Dial color

white

Paper

Yes

Condition

like new

Diameter

43mm

Warranty

1 Year

sporty & elegant

Portugieser Collection

In 1939, two portuguese dealers commissioned a series of large wristwatches with high precision pocket watch calibres. This was the birth of the Portuguese. What was then an unusual large watch is now a perfect match for fashion and can be worn both sporty and elegant.

International Watch Company

IWC

The succes story of IWC began in 1868 when the American engineer Florentine Aristo Jones settled in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. His business partner Johann Heinrich Moser had invented a system that enabled them to use the water power of the Rhine for industrial purposes. Together they started the mechanized production of Watches. In the following Year they already produced over 10.000 Watches for the US market and expanded selling internationally.

The best time is now:

IWC Portugieser F.A.Jones

1 1 Year Timelounge-Warranty

Papers included

like new

Articles prepared for you

In the right time

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