Tags: IWC 35mm
FEATURES
Case material: Stainless steel
Case size: 35mm

MOVEMENTS
Movements: Automatic
Calibre: 853

Calibre 853 is an automatic watch movement from IWC in the 1950s.

IWC's main automatic movement for the 1950s, Cal. 852/8521, was updated around 1958 to become this Cal. 853. Once again, a date version was also available, Cal. 8531. Cal. 853 was replaced by Cal. 854 around 1963.

Like all previous automatic IWC movements, going back to the original Cal. 81, Cal. 853 features the patented Pellaton winding system.

Description:
Automatic movement
Pellaton winding

Functions:

Hours, Minutes, Seconds
Date (Cal. 8532)
Data:
13 ligne (29.0 mm), 5.6 mm thick
21 jewels
19,800 A/h
Breguet hairspring
Reed's regulator
Power reserve 44 hours

Predecessor: IWC 852
Successor: IWC 854
1958-1963

Aesthetic Condition*:
- Case shows signs of light use, but still sharp. Circular cracks around the crystal.
- We consider this watch, as shown in the pictures, as Very Good

Extras:
see pictures

In-House Test Results**:
Bench-run for at least 24 hours. All watch functions tested and operable.
Observed rate: performs per manufacturer specs
Bracelet Sizing: up to inches

Serial: c1486XXX

Service History: unknown

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