13 November 2006
Longines. A fine 18K gold chronograph wristwatch with original certificate and box
Signed Longines, ref. 7414/10, movement no. 50115669, case nos. 379470 and 15, manufactured in 1969
Cal. 530 nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, the silvered brushed dial with applied baton numerals, outer red telemetre and blue tachymetre scales, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in circular case with downturned lugs, snap on back, two rectangular chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
36 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Longines Certificate of Origin dated 20 May 1969, service booklet and fitted presentation box.
According to the Archives of Longines, the present watch was manufactured in 1969.
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