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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 221

    Longines. An elegant stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, two-tone silvered dial and original sales tags

    SIGNED LONGINES, REF. 8035-2, MOVEMENT NO. 9'567'761, CASE NO. 730, MANUFACTURED IN 1956

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    Longines. An elegant stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, two-tone silvered dial and original sales tags
    Signed Longines, ref. 8035-2, movement no. 9'567'761, case no. 730, manufactured in 1956
    Cal. 12.68ZS mechanical movement, 17 jewels, two-toned silvered dial, applied Arabic and baton numerals, sweep centre seconds, circular water-resistant-type case, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    35 mm. diam.


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    With Longines Extract from the Archives confirming that the present watch, ref. 8035, was invoiced on 6 September 1956 to company Sherly, at the time their agent in Hong Kong. Furthermore delivered with the original Longines sales tags, one bearing the movement and reference numbers of the watch.

    The present watch is preserved in excellent overall condition.

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