IWC Vintage Portuguese IW544501 Watch


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Up for sale is a IWC Portuguese Hand Wound watch from the Vintage Collection in near mint condition. The stainless steel case is 44mm in diameter. Black dial with sector layout, alternating Arabic and index hours, and feuille hands indicating hours minutes, and small seconds. The IWC in-house manual winding movement is visible through the case back. Black alligator strap. Case Is Made Of Brush-Finished Stainless Steel Sides & High-Polish Finished Stainless Steel Lugs. The Fixed Bezel That Is Mounted Atop The Case Is Also Made Of High Polish Finished Stainless Steel. Case Back Has A See-Through Sapphire Crystal Which Allows One To View The Inner Workings Of The Model. Watch Is Water Resistant To 30 Meters (100 Feet).  Powered By The IWC Caliber 98295 In-House Movement With 18 Jewels And An Approximate Power Reserve Of 46 Hours When Fully Wound.

This watch has some minor scratches and marks which are shown in the photos, but overall this is a very clean looking watch. Comes with a hard travel case (non IWC) and NO Papers, but Guaranteed 100% Authentic.


  • Model: IWC Vintage Portuguese
  • Reference: IW544501
  • Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Dimensions: 44mm diameter; 10mm height
  • Caseback: Sapphire Crystal
  • Dial: Black
  • Caliber: 98295 In-House Movement
  • Power reserve: 46 Hours
  • Water resistance: 100 Ft
  • Bracelet/strap: Black alligator strap
  • Lug width: 22mm
  • Manufactured: Switzerland


History of IWC

AG, doing business as IWC Schaffhausen, is a luxury Swiss watch manufacturer located in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Founded by American watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones in 1868, IWC has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Richemont Group since 2000.