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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 11

IWC REF. 816 AQUATIMER 30 ATM International Watch Co., Schaffhausen, Aquatimer, Automatic, case No. 1859354, Ref. R 816 AD. Made in the 1970s. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant to 200 m., stainless steel diver's wristwatch with date and two crowns with the original steel IWC buckle. Accompanied by the original fitted box, blank warranty and hang tags.

Two-body, polished, screwed-down case back with engraved submarine, 14-facet bezel, the winding-crown on the 2 adjusts the revolving ring dial for the decompression times. Black with applied luminous steel indexes, aperture for the date. Luminous steel baton hands. Cal. 8541 B, rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration, 23 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, selfcompensating Breguet balance spring.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500


Sold: CHF 5,250

Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 1-8

As new

Slightly scratched

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 40 x 44 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. To be sold without reserve