empressissi™ is pleased to offer this timeless LONGINES dress watch for men from the early 50s with a state of the art Swiss manual wind movement. This watch known as the 'President Roosevelt' model in yellow gold, is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a legendary 9LT LONGINES manual wind caliber, running on 17 jewels. It is cased in a solid 14K yellow gold case in great shapewith a good crown and mint magnifying curved crystal.
The dial has diagonal tuxedo texture, it was professionally restored in correct pearl tone and correct print and has applied solid gold markers. It comes with the original set of hands. Please note, in some images the LONGINES logo appears distorted, this is due to the angle of photography vs the curved crystal, the print is in place.
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 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.