empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and impressive LONGINES dress watch for men from the early 50s in a design known as the 'Hourglass' model - relatively larger dress model 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 9LT slim manual wind caliber, running on 17 jewels. It is cased in a 10K gold filled case in overall great condition. It has a good crown and mint crystal.
The dial was professionally restored in the past with the correct pearl tone and has applied solid gold numerals/markers. It comes with the original set of lightly aged hands.
This elegant Longines watch measures 27,5mm side to side (excluding crown) and 40mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 18mm wide, quality slim 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.