Longines Calatrava*** 12.68Z Sector Dial*** 1938
LONGINES Calatrava, 37mm Stainless Steel, Sector Dial, circa 1938
Serial: 5540111 / Mvt 5540111 (matching)
Circa: 1938
Reference No.: N/A

CASE: 37mm, stainless steel, snap back, fixed spring bars

DIAL: Silver Two-tone sector dial

MOVEMENT: Calibre 12.68Z, hand-wound mechanical movement, 17 jewels


CONDITION REPORT: The case is strong and unpolished. The dial is original and unrestored.

NOTES: The present watch was purchased at Christie's auction in 2015. According to Longines, the present stainless steel watch was fitted with a mechanical manually wound movement, calibre 12.68Z, and its subsequent sale on 31 March 1938 to the company Zipper, which was at that time Longines' agent for Poland. Another particularity are the fixed stainless steel bars between the lugs, more commonly found on watches for either military or scientific use.