WAT15 IWC Portuguese Regulator in 18 ct. white gold with alligator leather strap

WAT15 IWC Portuguese Regulator in 18 ct. white gold with alligator leather strap

Price: € 12500

Offered by Van Brug Collection




- Type 544404

- Condition 1

- Mechanical regulator movement

- Hand-wound

- 46-hour power reserve when fully wound

- Glucydur beryllium alloy balance with high-precision-adjustment cams on the balance arms

- Breguet spring

- Elongated index

- Small seconds at 6 o'clock

- 3/4 wheel train bridge

- Mainspring with bridle

- Convex sapphire glass, antireflective coating on both sides

- See-through sapphire-glass back.

- Glass: sapphire, convex, antireflective coating on both sides

- Back: sapphire-glass back

- Water-resistant: 3 bar

- Case diameter: 43.1 mm

- Case height: 11.8 mm

- Weight: Portuguese Regulateur in 18 ct. white gold with alligator leather strap: 115 g

- Calibre: 98245

- Vibrations: 18 000/h / 2.5 Hz

- Jewels: 22

- Power reserve: 46 h

- Winding: hand-wound

Right from the very earliest days of marine navigation, a precision timekeeper on the bridge of every ship has been essential to survival. The first examples were extremely accurate marine chronometers – or deck watches – with cardan suspension, housed in mahogany cases. Today, the Portuguese Regulateur with its sapphire-glass back cover from IWC would master the task no less stylishly. It is equipped with the 98245-calibre pocket watch movement, which, as its name implies, is based on the 98 calibre, a design that has been continuously developed over the past seventy years. The three separate time displays are dominated by a slim, central swallow-style minute hand. The hour hand and display are found in a subdial at “12 o’clock”, the seconds

Period
2005
Reference
100-268

Offered by

Van Brug Collection

Hoofdstraat 35
8162 AB Epe
The Netherlands

+31 (0)612966627
http://www.vanbrugcollection.eu

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