Frequently Asked Question
The most common questions about IWC Pocket watch
Does IWC still make pocket watches?In a sense, IWC's pocket watches are alive today, because their movements serve as the foundation for many IWC modern wristwatch movements. History repeats itself, always. This is particularly good news given IWC's grand pocket watch heritage.
What pocket watches are valuable?More highly prized brands of pocket watches include Omega, Rolex, and Patek Philippe. If you have one of these brands, you may have something special on your hands. This Antique Roadshow clip highlights a Patek Philippe model that is valued at over two million dollars!Jul 4, 2021
Where is the serial number on an IWC watch?Where is the serial number on your IWC watch? The serial number can be found either on the case, the case back, or the movement. Either the serial number may be engraved on the outside of the case back, or on the inside of the case back.
Who started IWC watches?One of the most important, but also most enigmatic, figures in the history of IWC, and for that matter in the history of American and Swiss watchmaking, is the man known as Florentine Ariosto Jones, who founded IWC in 1868.Jun 30, 2015
How can you tell a fake IWC watch?To spot fake IWC watches, you have to check the details available on the dial of your watch, since the replica items often have the elements on the dial at the incorrect font-weight, while the genuine IWC watches are never flawed, thanks to their higher-quality.