empressissi™ is pleased to offer this amazing military 'Aviator' style LONGINES top class watch in gold filled with the legendary 12L manual wind caliber, featuring a manual hack for maximal accuracy!
The watch houses a legendary cal.12L manual wind movement, running well on 17 jewels and has a manual hack feature. The movement is in the original 10K gold filled case with semi bubble back and nice flat rim with a tiny dent near the crown. It has a mint low dome crystal and an original crown.
The dial was professionally restored int he past and features a most elegant dual tone Aviator print similar to some Patek Philippe legendary models of the same era. It has an original set of hands with fresh Super-Luminova applied on them.
This unique and elegant earlyLONGINES gents watch measures 31mm side to side (excluding crown) and 39mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 16mm wide quality black genuine leather band with an anti allergic buckle in a matching tone.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.