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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Nov 29, 2020

LOT 64

IWC
REF. 1832, INGENIEUR SL JUMBO, STEEL

Stainless steel , self-winding, tonneau-shaped, anti-magnetic, gentleman’s wristwatch, silver dial with centre-seconds and date.

Brand IWC

Model Ingenieur SL Jumbo

Reference 1832

Year Circa 1980

Case No. 2274516

Bracelet Stainless steel IWC bracelet with deployant clasp, approx. overall length 180 mm

Caliber 8541

Dimensions Ø40mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Fitted box, certificate, service paper dated 2016

HKD 100,000 - 180,000

CHF 12,000 - 21,600 / USD 12,800 - 23,040

Sold: HKD 118,750


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Notes

Just like the Patek Philippe Nautilus and the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, the IWC Jumbo Ingenieur was another genius design by Gerald Genta. Housed in a jumbo stainless steel amagnetic case, just like his other 2 creations, it featured the 8541 caliber, which was not only amagnetic but also featured a stop-second function. Made in only approximately 542 pieces, this is an opportunity to acquire a classic from Gerald Genta that will certainly become a future collectors piece, similar to the Royal Oak and Nautilus.