Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 193

LONGINES FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH 13ZN YELLOW GOLD Longines, Anti-Magnetique, No. 5479951. Sold on August 20th, 1938 to Ostersetzer, Italy. Fine, large and very rare, 18K yellow gold anti-magnetic wristwatch with square button flyback chronograph, mobile lugs, register, tachometer and telemeter. Accompanied by a Longines extract from the archives.

CHF 5,000 - 7,000

HKD 40,000 - 56,000 / USD 5,000 - 7,000

Sold: CHF 8,750

Three-body, solid, polished, step-down bezel, mobile lugs, snap-on case back. Matte silver with painted arabic numerals, subsidiary dials for the seconds and the 30-minute register, outer 1/5th seconds/minute track, outermost blue telemeter scale and blue tachometer scale. Blued steel hands. Cal. 13ZN, gilt, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self compensating Breguet balance spring, shock absorber, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-6-8-01

Very good

Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 37 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm.