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Colfelt Wrote:Congrats Luckyowner you ARE definately lucky. I'm not a vintage expert but the Yacht Club is a classic, one that I would love to own myself!RegardsMike
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cellar Wrote:Welcome to the Forum from another Yacht Club with a Milanese mesh band.I've also attached the dealer sheet from 1980 for the Ref 1911.
thomasa8 Wrote:Congratulations on your first and vintage excellent IWC watch. The Yacht Club (with date) is historically the most popular watch in IWC's history. The ref 1911 without date is relatively rare as you correctly stated. There is also a Yacht Club which is hand wound (calibre 89) withiut date which is even more rare. And of course today we have the modern Portuguese Yacht Club chrono to talk this family into the future.
cellar Wrote:Hello Luckyowner,The extract from the archive for my watch states it was sold through IWC regional distributor,Shriro in Hong Kong in 1973. I'd be curious if yours was also sold through Shriro.Cheers from the cellar