Lot #7763 – IWC R810 Yacht Club Automatic Watch

Estimate: $1,500.00 – $2,000.00

Vintage gents stainless steel IWC Yacht Club wristwatch with date, ref #R810.  Circa 1970’s.  Silver patina International Watch Co Schaffhausen dial with applied hour indexes.  Stainless steel IWC fish stamped crown.  Swiss made, mechanical automatic self winding movement.  Comes on a brand new Tokki Project leather strap with a stainless steel Tokki Project tang buckle.  Approximate diameter is 36mm.

The dial is patinaed throughout.  The hands have areas of spotting and discoloration throughout.  The case back has minor tool marks around some of the edges.  The watch has superficial scratches due to normal wear and age.  Overall condition is good.  Running at the time of inspection, however not checked for accuracy nor water resistance/proofness.  An overhaul is always recommended for used watches.

International Watch Company (IWC) was founded in 1868 by Florentine Ariosto Jones.  Jones returned to the United States and the company was taken over by The Rauschenbachs family from Schaffhausen.  IWC made several important models early on such a pocket watch with a digital “Pallweber” display, the W.W.W. for the British Army, and the Swiss quartz movement Beta 21.  Some iconic IWC models include the IWC Pilot, IWC Portugieser, IWC Da Vinci, IWC Ingenieur, IWC Portofino, and the IWC Aquatimer.

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Description

Brand:  IWC
Model: Yacht Club
Reference:  #R810
Diameter:  36mm
Dial Color:  Silver patina
Case Material:  Stainless steel
Bezel Material:  Stainless steel
Case Back:  Solid
Movement:  Mechanical automatic self winding
Functions:  Hours, minutes, center seconds, date
Band:  Brand new, unworn Tokki Project leather strap with a stainless steel Tokki Project tang buckle
Box:  No
Papers / Warranty card:  No
Accessories:  N/A
Condition:  The dial is patinaed throughout.  The hands have areas of spotting and discoloration throughout.  The case back has minor tool marks around some of the edges.  The watch has superficial scratches due to normal wear and age.  Overall condition is good.  Running at the time of inspection, however not checked for accuracy nor water resistance/proofness.  An overhaul is always recommended for used watches.
Special Notes:  N/A
Last Know Retail (Approximate):  NA

Brand

IWC