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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 240

    Longines. A very fine and rare stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with black dial

    SIGNED LONGINES, REF. 22'184, MOVEMENT NO. 6'433'757, CASE NO. 117, MANUFACTURED IN 1943

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    Longines. A very fine and rare stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with black dial
    Signed Longines, ref. 22'184, movement no. 6'433'757, case no. 117, manufactured in 1943
    Cal. 13 ZN nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the black dial with Arabic and baton numerals, outer railway five minute divisions, telemetre and tachymetre scales, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in large circular water-resistant-type case with flat stepped bezel, downturned lugs, screw back, two round chronograph buttons in the band, 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 to their Italian retailer Ostersetzer in Milan on 3 March 1943.