SOLD 1908 Longines pocket watch

Categories: ,


Buy @

A beautiful piece of time, a Longines pocket watch, converted to wrist mounted by Revenant Watches
Stainless steel case, watch face is approximately 50mm diameter.
Weight is 206.6g
Carrier is 316l stainless steel, with 0.925 silver retaining arms
Deep brown leather strap with a polished stainless steel quick release buckle.
Watch keeps good time,
A completely unique timepiece.
Contained within a handmade solid walnut case with satin finish

Watch Serial Number 2167378
Movement 19.75
Circa 1908-1909
Case serial number 2167378
34 22
Introduced in 1908 in the repertoire of movements made by Longines, the 19.75N, a 19 line “open-face lever winding mechanism”, was the new version of a calibre created in the 1890s. With a visible winding mechanism and a large bridge that supported the seconds wheel and the escape wheel, this movement had the same structural characteristics as the 19.75 made in 1897. It differed from the earlier version mainly by the replacement of the components that made up the ebauche (base movement). During this decade, the machining of components – at least those that were manufactured at Longines – had advanced; at least according to what can be inferred from the appearance of thin or lowered versions of existing calibres.
The 19.75N belonged technically to a family of robust movements for which the principles of construction had been established in the 1890s and which was used as a basis for new calibres until the 1930s.
(source: At the Heart of an Industrial Vocation – Longines watch movements (1832-2007) Editions des Longines; Author Patrick Linder)


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “SOLD 1908 Longines pocket watch”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *