Vintage IWC steel Autodate automatic wrist watch, circa 1950. This steel wrist watch by IWC is the Autodate model in exceptional condition. It boasts a 23 jewel automatic movement and original silvered dial with baton markers and hands. Cal #C8541, Movement #1853595, Reference #818A, Case #1889575.
41mm H (lug tip to lug tip) x 35mm W (excluding crown); 18mm lug width
This watch comes with a full 18 month warranty from the date of purchase.
The International Watch Company was founded in 1868 by Florentine Ariosto Jones, former deputy director and manager with the E. Howard Watch and Clock Co. in Boston. He used modern technology and hydropower sourced from the Rhine River to build the foundation of an empire that is still evolving today.