WATCHFACTS SCORES

 

Only WatchFacts® Reports come with the WatchFacts® Score, a tool that enables you to understand the overall condition of a luxury item allowing for a quick understanding of an item's condition. The objective scoring process allows you to know before you buy. It is a comparison that could save you a lot of money in the long run and lower the risk of buying an item with undetected problems.

UNDERSTANDING

THE SCORE RATING

  • 100% - UNWORN / LIKE NEW IN BOX

    This condition applies to a watch that has never been worn. All of the original factory boxes, papers, links, tags, and documentation should be included. Dial is new and flawless. Crystal has no scratches. There should be no alterations from factory delivered condition and any protective factory plastic film should be in place.

  • 95 - 99% - MINT

    What you can expect is a watch in this condition will show little to no evidence of use that is visible to the naked eye. Factory stickers may have been removed. The case should exhibit no dents or dings and the bracelet should show little, if any evidence, of wear. The watch is working perfectly, keeping time according to manufacturers specification and needs no mechanical service. May be missing box and papers, links and other accessories.

  • 90 - 94% - EXCELLENT

    What you can expect is a watch in this condition will show scratches that are subtle, light and minimal. The case should exhibit no dents or dings and the bracelet should show little wear or stretch. The watch is working perfectly, keeping time according to manufacturers specification and needs no mechanical service. May be missing box and papers, links and other accessories.

  • 83 - 89% - VERY GOOD

    Normal wear by a careful owner who probably wore the watch regularly. Some scratches are evident, but no significant nicks or dings. Dial shows limited aging / wear and all dial pieces are intact. In some instances, the dial may have been redialed. The watch presents well, but may be missing a few accessories such as a link, box, or papers. The watch is working very well, keeping time according to manufacturers specification and needs no mechanical service. Refer to the Comments section and Seller notes in the Certification Report for more details.

  • 77 - 82% - GOOD

    What you can expect is a watch in this condition will show a watch with no fundamentally incorrect features, but one that has obviously been enjoyed extensively. Dial may need refinishing. May have no more than one loose marker. The case will show dings, nicks, or deep scratches. The watch may be missing a few accessories such as a link, box, and papers. The watch is running and wearable, but may gain or lose a few minutes over a twenty-four hour period and service may be required. Refer to the Comments section and Seller notes in the Certification Report for more details.

  • 70 - 76% - FAIR

    This condition applies to a watch that is well used and may require service or restoration to be wearable. The movement may be running erratically. The dial, case, and other major components may not be original. The watch may be missing a few accessories such as a link, box, and papers. Refer to the Comments section and Seller notes in the Certification Report for more details. WatchFacts® Warranty does not cover items receiving these scores.

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