International watch co 18k gold dress watch mint condition manuel wind circa 1950
IWC International Watch Co 18K Gold Cal.89 with 37mm case & Flared Lugs
This is a highly collectible and rare IWC 18K Gold Caliber 89 Mens Vintage Watch with Flared 'Shark-Fin' Lugs. The IWC Caliber 89 is one of the most famous mechanical movements, It was used in the Mark 11 fighter pilot watches and in many of IWC's high end watches from the 1950s on. The Flared Lugs Case design is an IWC original which is referred to by many collectors as the "shark-fin".
Case: Solid 18K Gold 36.5-37mm which is considered an oversize in that time and works well with today's sizes
Dial: 100% Original Dial.
Band: Black crocs. Hadley Roma
Buckle: 18K solid gold