1960s IWC Automatic dress watch in solid 18kt yellow gold
Founded in 1868, IWC is a Swiss company founded by Florentine Ariosto Jones, an American watchmaker motivated by the combination of Swiss knowledge and American technology. Today, IWC is recognized as one of the great names in the industry, renowned for its passion, innovative solutions and technical ingenuity.
Since then, IWC has succeeded in becoming one of the world’s top ten brands in the luxury watch segment, creating masterpieces of fine watchmaking, combining high precision and masculine design. It has produced some of the most desirable watches, such as the Portugieser, Portofino, Aquatimer, Ingenieur, De Luxe and pilot’s watches.
This particular automatic dress watch has the chance to combine the sophistication of a simple design with the mechanical mastery of IWC. Made of solid 18-carat yellow gold, the watch has a strong presence on the wrist. The champagne sunburst dial with its applied gold dart indexes and dauphine hands exudes a unique elegance.
This dress watch is one of those watches that impress at first glance thanks to its good-sized 35 mm case.