With a limited special edition for the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, this is already the seventh time IWC Schaffhausen has shown its support for disadvantaged children and adolescents. Part of the proceeds from sales of the Portuguese Yacht Club Chronograph in its hallmark Laureus blue will benefit some of over 100 Laureus projects worldwide.
|Reference:||IW3902-13 (aka: 3902-13, IW390213)|
|Name:||Portuguese Yacht Club Chronograph Laureus|
|Produced:||2013 – 2013|
|Limited:||Yes, 1000 units|
Below is a detailed look at IWC’s model IW3902-13 from Portugieser watch family, including the price, case details and movement features.
IWC’s Portuguese Yacht Club Chronograph Laureus (IW3902-13 (aka: 3902-13, IW390213)) was originally released in 2013 – 2013. This watch features a automatic movement beating at a frequency of 28800 bph ( 4 Hz) to provide a 68-hour power reserve when fully wound.
The stainless steel case measures 45.4mm in diameter and roughly 14.5mm thick. The round case is paired with a blue color dial with feuille-shaped hands, and a stick / dot hour markers and minute track, covered by a sapphire glass. IWC’s Portugieser model IW3902-13 is water resistant up to 60 meters (197 ft). A solid caseback is over the back of the watch case.
The Portugieser IW3902-13 movement is a powered by caliber 89361 made by IWC. The 38-jewel automatic movement is mm in diameter. Its balance wheel oscillates at 28,800 semi-oscillations per hour or 4 Hz. This movement offers a 68-hour power reserve.
|Time:||Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds|
How much does the IWC’s Portugieser IW3902-13 cost? This watch was introduced in 2013 and has been in IWC’s collection for around . This watch is a limited edition with just 1000 pieces released. As with most luxury watches, the price of depends on the availability and demand.
CURRENT PRICE: $13,200
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- Brand: IWC
- Model: Portuguese Yacht Club Chronograph Laureus
- Reference Number: IW3902-13 (aka: 3902-13, IW390213)
- Limited: Yes, 1000 units
Case & Dial:
- Material: Stainless steel
- Glass: Sapphire
- Back: Solid
- Diameter: 45.4
- Thickness: 14.5
- Lug Width: N/A
- Dial Color: Blue
- Indexes: Stick / Dot and Feuille-shaped hands
- Water Resistance: 60 meters
- Winding: Automatic
- Brand: IWC
- Caliber: 89361
- Display: Analog
- Diameter: mm
- Jewels: 38
- Power Reserve: 68 hours
- Frequency: 28800 bph
- Functions: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds
IWC is based in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, and was founded in 1868. Its signature lines are the Pilot’s Watches and the Portugieser, while other famous collections are the Aquatimer, Portofino and the Da Vinci. Many of IWC’s designs display a industrial type of beauty not often found in Swiss watchmaking. The same goes for its movements; while of very high standards, they are finished with an … engineers touch rather than that of an artist. One could very well say that IWC’s approach to watchmaking is more German in nature compared to many of its competitors; the ‘form follows function’ adagio is one held in high esteem in Schaffhausen. Notable watches and innovations created by IWC in the past include the digital ‘Pallweber’ pocket watch, the late 1930’s Portugieser, the 1985 Da Vinci with Kurt Klaus perpetual module, the split-seconds mechanism as designed by Richard Habring and the ceramic Da Vinci and Flieger 3705 – introduced many years before the material became fashionable. IWC also pioneered the use of titanium in wristwatches. In recent years, IWC has had a strong focus on in-house movements with prices rising accordingly. IWC is part of the Richemont group.
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