IWC REF. 5001 PORTUGUESE LAUREUS LIMITED EDITION STEEL
International Watch Co., Schaffhausen, "Portuguese Automatic," Ref. 5001. Made in a limited edition of 1000
pieces for the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation in 2007.
Very fine and rare, large, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date, 7-day power-
reserve and a stainless steel IWC deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted IWC box.
Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, concave lugs, screw-down case back with Foundation logo,
Metallic blue with applied steel Arabic numerals, subsidiary guilloché silver dials for the seconds and
the power-reserve indication, aperture for the date at 6. Steel feuille hands.
Cal. C 5000, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 44 jewels, straight-line lever escapement,
monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance
spring, micrometer regulator, skeletonized bidirectional rotor with gold medallion inlay engraved
"IWC - Probus Scafusia - Seven (7) Days Power-Reserve".