Description

    Longines Early Steel Oversize Wristwatch, circa 1940
    Case: 38 mm, acier inox, three body, curved "calatrava" type lugs, ref. 96, No. 22804
    Dial: black enamel with metallic gold numerals, golden hour dots and minute marks, sub seconds, white slender batons
    Movement: gilt, 15 jewel, 3/4 plate, lever escapement with compensated balance, No. 6735668
    Band: padded black leather, white stitching, white metal buckle
    Signed: triple signed Longines


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Longines Early Steel Oversize Wristwatch
    Signed: Longines
    Model: 96
    Dial: black, sub seconds, golden numerals
    Hands; steel, slender batons
    Metal: acier inox
    Case No: 22804
    Case Info: three piece, snap back, curved lugs
    Case Length: 46 mm
    Case Width: 38 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: No. 6735668, gilt 3/4 plate, lever escapement, 15 jewels, compensated balance, manual winding
    Band: padded black leather, white metal buckle
    Circa: 1940
    Condition: movement, case, dial and band all very good,


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    December, 2008
    8th-9th Monday-Tuesday
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