1926 LONGINES J.E. Caldwell Gents Art Deco Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and extremely sought after early Art Deco LONGINES watch for men from 1926. This watch comes with a rare early manual wind caliber which was the basis for their later legendary 9L and 9LT rectangular calibers. Fantastic Art Deco design in gold filled. Retailed by the famous J.E. Caldwell and this watch is all original. Very unique and in great shape, ready to add to your collection, gift or wear!
The watch houses a legendary 9.47N manual wind caliber, running on 15 jewels and adjusted to three positions. It is cased in a 14K gold filled case in classic Art Deco shape in white tone and has a good crown and mint acrylic crystal.
The dial is 100% factory original, Sterling silver dial with hard enamel print. It is in gorgeous condition with original set of hands.
This elegant Longines watch measures 22mm side to side (excluding crown) and 38mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 18mm wide quality padded genuine leather band in black tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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