1939 Longines Art Deco Pocket Watch in S.Steel SOLD
A superb example of Art Deco design at its height in the late 1930's, this truly beautiful Longines pocket watch is in wonderful all original condition, housed in a unique triple bevelled stainless steel case with lovely original dial and high grade manual wind movement, freshly serviced and keeping great time. The rich blue steel hands and patinaed dial give this timepiece that unmistakable vintage feel. A classic Art Deco and timepiece from the famed house of Longines, Switzerland.
Style: Art Deco
Case: High quality "Staybrite" stainless steel case with fancy triple stepped bezel with a delicate brushed and polished finish, in superb condition throughout. Measures 46mm in diameter excluding the stem and original crown. Signed inside the back with the famous Longines winged hourglass logo, E F Co, Longines, Staybrite, Acier Inox, and model number 21498.
Dial: Lovely factory original dial with printed outer minute track, black deco style numbers and large sub-seconds at 6:00, signed Longines Fab. Suisse (European market). As you can see in the pictures, some very slight crazing and patina is visible under magnification, but overall this dial is actually quite bright to the naked eye and has that timeless vintage look.
Movement: High quality Longines caliber 37.93 manual wind movement with 15 bright ruby jewels and beautiful blue steel hairspring. Signed Longines with the serial number dating the watch to 1939. Freshly serviced by our watchmaker and in excellent working condition, keeping great time.