€8.900 Regular price

Iwc Hermet Black Gilt Dial Jumbo 1942

This hardly ever seen oversized IWC is a wonderful example of the timeless elegance of vintage wristwatches from the 1940s. The watch, known as the "Hermet" has a tightly sealed case back and inset crown, protecting it against humidity and dust.

The jumbo sized 37,5 mm watch, known as the „Hermet“ in the collectors community is in a very crisp condition and one of the most rare black gilt dials.


  • excellent overall condition, showing minor traces of use
  • 3- body stainless steel case with snap-on case back
  • 37.5 mm (without crown) / 44,5 mm (lug-to-lug) / 17 mm (between lugs) / 9,7 mm thick
  • Year: 1942
  • total weight: 45g


  • International Watch Co Cal. 83
  • 16 jewels, 18000 A/h, 41 hours power reserve
  • professionally serviced in 02/2024
  • +5sec/d / 330°


  • original never touched black gilt dial in great condition
  • has some slight and even patina throughout the dial 
  • original hands & dial
  • the crown was replaced with this original Iwc "fish" crown in the past

Has this been authenticated?

All watches at Goldammer are guaranteed authentic by our trusted watchmakers and us. Certificate included!

Has this been serviced?

All watches at Goldammer are professionally serviced before being offered at our shop. Servicing is done by our trusted watchmakers and gone through very capable hands.

Mechanical guarantee?

Each watch comes with a 1-year mechanical warranty so if anything goes wrong, please let us know immediately.

Inspection period?

We definitely want you to love your watch, so you always have 14 days to fall in love or return to Goldammer, no questions asked.

How much is the shipping?

We exclusively deliver worldwide via DHL Express which is free for you.

General care?

Given that most of our watches are around half a century old, they will need to be treated with extra love and care, and they require servicing every 4-5 years.

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