Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Mar 03, 2021

LOT 132

Longines
Ref. L2.610.4, self-winding, centre-seconds, date, two-time zone, World Time; “The Pioneers Watch”; limited edition of 3 000 examples; stainless steel

HKD 8,700 - 13,000

CHF 1,000 - 1,500 / EUR 950 - 1,400 / USD 1,150 - 1,700

Sold: HKD 11,000

Stainless steel, self-winding, tonneau-shaped, traveller’s wristwatch, water-resistant with sapphire-crystal snap-on case-back, white dial with centre-seconds and three horological complications:
· Half-instantaneous date of the month (aperture at 3 o’clock)
· Two-time zone (hour hand independently adjustable by the crown; inner bezel graduated for 24 hours)
· World Time (reeded bidirectional revolving bezel engraved with the names of 23 major cities of the World; click locking the bezel at 6 o’clock)


Grading System
Grade: A

Good

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2 *
Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Brand Longines, Saint-Imier

Model “The Pioneers Watch”

Reference L2.610.4

Year circa 1995

Material stainless steel

Bracelet blue leather Longines strap

Buckle stainless steel buckle

Caliber L635.5

Height 42.8 mm.

Width 37.9 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box and outer box, certificate of origin, instruction booklet