empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and in great shape LONGINES dress watch for men from the early 40s with state of the art Swiss manual wind movement. This watch is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a legendary 9L classic 17 jewels robust manual wind movement. It is cased in a 14K solid yellow gold case and comes with a near mint original crystal and a good crown.
The dial was professionally restored in the past and exhibits 'exploding numerals' design in gold plated over pearl tone dial with an original set of hands.
This elegant Longines watch measures 20mm side to side (excluding crown) and 36mm 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, 18mm wide, quality padded genuine leather band in tan tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in yellow 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.