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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 219

    Longines. A fine and attractive 18K gold flyback chronograph wristwatch with two-tone sector dial

    SIGNED LONGINES, REF. 5090, MOVEMENT AND CASE NOS. 6'313'386, MANUFACTURED IN 1943

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    Longines. A fine and attractive 18K gold flyback chronograph wristwatch with two-tone sector dial
    Signed Longines, ref. 5090, movement and case nos. 6'313'386, manufactured in 1943
    Cal. 13 ZN mechanical gilt movement, two-tone silvered dial, Arabic numerals, fifth of a second divisions combined with Arabic five minutes divisions, outer telemetre and tachymetre scales, two sunken engine-turned subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 30 minutes register, circular case, snap on back, two rectangular chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.


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    With Longines Extract from the Archives confirming production of this watch with a 13ZN calibre and its subsequent invoicing to Saatmann, their agent for Turkey, on 17 November 1943

    Preserved in very good and original overall condition, this chronograph furthermore stands out by the very attractive and much sought after two-tone silvered sector dial.

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