Unique IWC Portuguese Automatic ”Tribeca Film Festival 2013” edition to be auctioned

IWC Schaffhausen has been nominated as the Official ‘Festival-Time’ Partner of the Tribeca Film Festival, New York. As a part of the celebrations, and to bolster its affiliation with the non-profit making the Tribeca Film Institute (TFI), the brand will put a unique piece under the hammer at Antiquorum Auctioneers. The vintage piece in question is the one-off Portuguese Automatic Edition “Tribeca Film Festival 2013” timepiece. The watch will feature a Pellaton winding system, with a 7-day power reserve and date display. The watch hands numerals and hour markers have been etched out of rose gold plated on a slate-colored dial.

Finished with a black alligator leather strap with platinum folding clasp, the watch with 3 bar water resistance features an 18-carat gold medallion with the Tribeca Film Festival logo engraved with the text “Unique Piece”. The dial is 42.3 mm in diameter, and the watch is 14 mm thick.

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The auction, which is conducted on April 10th, 2013, with real-time bids also being placed via the internet at www.antiquorum.com or the telephone.

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