Longines 12L Cal 12.68N, Vintage Military Watch, Radium dial

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Introducing a stunning vintage Longines 12L military watch from the 1940s, a testament to the brand’s heritage and craftsmanship. Longines, founded in 1832, is renowned for its precision and timeless designs. This particular model exemplifies the elegance and functionality characteristic of the era. The watch features a polished stainless steel case, sized at 32.5 mm x 41 mm, providing a sleek and durable frame for the authentic radium dial. The original white dial, adorned with gold-toned Arabic numerals and hands, has beautifully aged, showcasing its original luminescent properties.

Inside, the watch is powered by a precise mechanical movement Cal 12.68N, known for its reliability and accuracy. The intricately crafted movement is visible through the open case back, allowing appreciation of the engineering excellence synonymous with Longines. This model features an original radium dial, a hallmark of military watches from the 1940s, reflecting the practical and rugged requirements of the time. This historical significance, combined with the brand’s reputation for quality, makes this timepiece a valuable addition to any collection.

The watch is paired with a high-quality brown leather strap, adding a touch of sophistication and comfort. The strap's size complements the case, ensuring a secure and stylish fit on the wrist. This vintage Longines military watch is more than just a timepiece; it is a piece of history. Its combination of authentic design, historical significance, and Longines' renowned craftsmanship make it a remarkable example of vintage horology, perfect for both collectors and watch enthusiasts. 

  • Brand: Longines
  • Case Size: 32.5 mm x 41 mm
  • Movement: Mechanical Cal 12.68N
  • Strap: High-quality brown leather
  • Era: 1940s
  • Country: Switzerland
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