empressissi™ is pleased to offer this gorgeous LONGINES dress watch from the late 60s with date complication. This gorgeous watch is cased in a sharp, heavy 18K solid yellow gold case and has a hi grade manual wind movement.
The watch houses a fine hi grade 285 manual wind movement, running on 17 jewels and keeping excellent time with non-quickset date function. The movement is cased in a sharp 18K solid yellow gold case Ref 8261 with a mint crystal and a good crown.
The dial is factory original silver sunburst with applied solid gold markers and has a few signs of wear. It has an original set of hands.
This impressive LONGINES watch measures 34mm round without the crown and 39,5mm lug to lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new quality 18mm genuine leather band in dark brown tone with a matching anti-allergic unsigned buckle.
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