IWC Aquatimer Wristwatch, Switzerland, 1973

Starting price / Estimated price
$3,405 / $6,811
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Auction date: Dec 9, 2016

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Basic Info

Ref. No. 816AD
Code 704-9
Movement Automatic
Case material Steel
Bracelet material Steel
Year 1973
Condition 2 (fine)
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location Germany, Berlin
Price 3,200 € (= $3,405)
Availability On request


Movement Automatic
Movement/Caliber 8541


Case material Steel
Case diameter 40 mm
Glass Sapphire Glass
Dial Red
Dial numerals Arabic numerals


Bracelet material Steel
Clasp Fold clasp




Center Seconds, Luminescent Hands, Rotating Bezel, Luminous indexes


IWC Aquatimer Wristwatch, ref. 816AD
Switzerland, 1973
Movement: Automatic movement, caliber 8541, hour, minute, second, date, watch case no.: 1909441, condition: 1
Dial: Signed red dial, silver hands and indexes with luminescent mass, condition: 2
Case: stainless steel, sapphire glass, inner rotating bezel, watch case no.: 2014728, condition: 3
Bracelet: original IWC Gay Freres bracelet from 3/1971 with IWC signed folding clasp, condition: 3
Dimensions: case diameter without crown: 40 mm, bracelet length: 15 cm
Weight: 118.7 g
Accessories: IWC revision invoice from 2005 with repair guarantee card, IWC register extract, IWC booklet
Overall condition: 3
Condition:During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed. Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense.Should this lot contain property from endangered species, these elements will not be shipped. This only applies to prospective non-EU customers if a species conservation certificate is missing.0 - new condition, new old stock1 - very good condition with minimal traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts2 - good condition with slight traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts3 - satisfying condition with clearly visible traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts4 - worn condition with strong traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts5 - heavily worn condition with strong traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts6 - damaged, completely or partially non-functional(egr)

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