Stunning Longines 18 carat gold men’s “Red 12” watch.
This rare watch dates to the roaring 20’s.
The simple ivory face is set with hourly black Roman numerals and the XII is in red.
There is a continuious subsidiary seconds dial to the 6 o’clock. It surrounded an outer minute track.
It has its original very beautiful gold crown.
The gold wire lugs are fitted with a new brown leather strap with gold coloured pin buckle.
Both the front & back of the watch opens on a hinge.
The case is fully hallmarked 18 ct gold London 1925 & numbered 4226291 with the case makers initials AB
The inner dust cover is also numbered 4226291 with the case makers initials AB & marked 18ct gold
Arthur Baume – Baume & Co. acted as the London agents for Longines for many years, from 1867 to the 1960s.
Later to join with Mercier
The case measures 31 mm excluding crown.
The 16 jewel manual wind movement is signed Longines & numbered 1292.
It has just been fully serviced by Steven Hale Mayfair & carries our 12 months guarantee.
This vintage watch is in exceptional original condition.
It comes in the presentation box illustrated.
This fabulous watch is highly collectible – a sound investment.
our ref: 17102