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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 333

    Longines. A large and unusual stainless steel wristwatch with enamel dial

    SIGNED LONGINES, MOVEMENT NO. 5'693'249, CASE NUMBER 5'693'249, MANUFACTURED IN 1938

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    Longines. A large and unusual stainless steel wristwatch with enamel dial
    Signed Longines, movement no. 5'693'249, case number 5'693'249, manufactured in 1938
    Cal. 15.26 nickel-finished lever movement, 16 jewels, white enamel dial, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular case, enlarged flat bezel, snap on back, associated stainless steel extendable mesh bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Montres Longines Francillon SA, the present watch was sold on 29 November 1938 to Zipper in Warsaw, at the time their agent in Poland.