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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 72

    Longines. An attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch

    SIGNED LONGINES, REF. 21'521, MOVEMENT NO. 6'433'779, CASE NO. 115, MANUFACTURED IN 1943

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    Longines. An attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch
    Signed Longines, Ref. 21'521, movement no. 6'433'779, case no. 115, manufactured in 1943
    Cal. 13 ZN nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the silvered matte dial with luminous Arabic numerals, luminous blued steel baton hands, outer five minute divisions, two engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in circular case with flat stepped bezel, snap on back, downturned lugs, two round chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
    35 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Montres Longines Francillon SA, the present watch was sold on 22 January 1943 to Wirth & Cie. in Geneva, one of their retailers at the time.