Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 64

Ref. 7934.1, calibre 280; 18K yellow gold

CHF 800 - 1,200

EUR 750 - 1,100 / USD 900 - 1,300 / HKD 6,700 - 10,100


Sold: CHF 625

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, gold colour dial with centre-seconds.

Case-back engraved with the mention “Longines Centenaire / 1867-1967 / à ses fidèles collaborateurs” (Longines Centenary, 1867-1967, to its faithful collaborators).

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8-11


Slightly scratched

Slightly worn

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Longines, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Reference 7934.1

Year circa 1965-1967

Movement No. 12 572 106

Case No. unnumbered

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle gilded metal buckle

Diameter 34 mm. (bezel)

Caliber 280, lever escapement

Height 41 mm.

Width 34 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement


The movement No. 12 572 106 (Cal. 280) was originally cased in a stainless steel wristwatch, Ref. 6883. This watch was destroyed in 1965; the movement refurbished in 1968.

It is not known when this movement was placed in the current case.

We thank the Heritage Department of the Longines factory, Saint-Imier, for this information.


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.