empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and impressive LONGINES dress watch for men from the early 50s with state of the art Swiss manual wind movement, cased in a unique 'Surprise lugs' design 14K gold case. This watch is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a 22L classic 17 jewels robust manual wind movement with sub seconds. It is cased in a 14K solid yellow gold case with elegant 'surprise lugs' and has a good crown and a mint low dome crystal.
The dial was professionally restored in the past in the correct eggshell tone and has applied solid gold markers and an original set of hands.
This elegant Longines watch measures 30mm 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 padded genuine leather band in dark brown 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.