Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 62

Ref. 3242, Art Deco, two-tone dial, calibre 9.32; stainless steel

CHF 1,650 - 2,800

EUR 1,500 - 2,500 / USD 1,800 - 3,000 / HKD 13,900 - 23,200

Stainless steel, manual-winding, curvex, vertical rectangular-shaped, Art Deco gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, two-tone silver dial with radial indexes and subsidiary seconds at 6.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-8-50-04


Slightly scratched



Brand Longines, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Reference 3242

Year circa 1934

Movement No. 5 235 165

Case No. 5 235 165

Material stainless steel

Bracelet stainless steel “Stelinox” bracelet with clasp (by Gay Frères, Geneva)

Caliber 9.32, lever escapement

Height 38.5 mm.

Width 19.8 mm.

Signature dial and movement

Accessories Extract from the Archives


The Extract from the Archives, dated June 19, 2020, mentioned that this watch was invoiced on November 13, 1934, to the Longines agent, Maison Weissblüth, Rumania.


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