LONGINES Fab Suisse Flagship Ref. 104 - 30LS - 1957
Material: stainless steel
Movement: handwind movement 30LS
Case diameter without crown: 35 mm
Bracelet/Strap: stainless steel bracelet Fixo-Flex
What you should know: very nice unique pink patina
LONGINES Flagship 1950s
Here we have a Longines Flagship, a wonderful example of an stylish and classic watch design. This beautiful WRISTCLASSIC comes with a crisp case in great condition with sharp edges. Dating to the 1950s this classic model measures unusual big 35 mm. The dial is surely what makes this Longines unique and desirable. It is allover in clean condition with a great overall pink patina.The simple Longines-logo alongside the steel indexes and beautiful hands are harmonious and well balanced. This WRISTCLASSIC is powered by a handwind 30LS movement, running well and keeping time. The watch comes with stainless stell bracelet making this timepiece an authentic and eye-catching dress watch. It’s a true WRISTCLASSIC with perfect proportions, timeless styling, and an exceptional dial.
Compagnie des Montres Longines, Francillon S.A. was founded in 1832 in Saint-Imier. Longines is one of the biggest and well known watch companies worldwide. 1945 Longines presented the first automatic wristwatch by Longines.1952 Longines became official partner for the Olympic winter games in Oslo. One of the most famous model by Longines are the chronographs from the 1930s and 1940s with the remarkable 13ZN calibre. All kind of Longines watches from chronographs to military- and dress-watches are well known and desirable for collectors.
Why buying a vintage watch?
There are many great reasons to buy a vintage watch. Every watch we sell here at WRISTCLASSICS has its own story. Over the years, with every scratch, dent and aging of the dial, they have become unique timepieces of their own. This exact watch you are looking at now, once brought a lot of joy to the first owner with the purchase years ago. And now many years later this vintage watch will bring the same joy to your life. With buying a vintage watch you are showing your commitment to protecting the enviroment, instead of supporting the mass production of modern fashion watches.
I hope this helps you with your decision of buying a vintage watch here at WRISTCLASSICS.