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Longines Manual Wind USN Buships circa 1940’s

$1,650.00

Vintage military Longines with stainless steel back stamped USN BUSHIPS,  chromium plated top with beautiful condition original dial circa 1940’s. Featuring 33 X 41mm diameter case,  with screw down caseback, heavy, down turned lugs, and very pleasing original silver satin dial with a warm patina’d champagne glow. With painted, luminous filled numbers and a black outer minute track, and luminous filled blued steel hands.

The case back features an engraving that reads “USN BuShips”, indicating a U.S. Navy issue  watch. The US Navy’s Bureau of Ships was in operation from 1940 to 1966.

This interesting vintage model has been recently serviced and and is offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation. Your purchase includes our popular leather pouch, ideal for travel or storage, a $55.00 value.

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Additional information

Maker

Longines

Model Name/Type

Dress Model

Man's / Lady's

Men

Circa

1950s

Case mm

33mm

Case Metal

base metal bezel, stainless steel back

Bezel

Smooth

Crystal

Acrylic

Dial & Hands

original silver dial, patina’d luminous indexes and hands

Movement Type

manual wind

Date Function

no

Strap / Bracelet

Chocolate brown leather strap

Strap / Bracelet Size

18mm

Country of Origin

Switzerland

Condition

Excellent

Box / Papers

No

Brand

Vintage Longines & Pre-owned Longines Watches

Longines is a Switzerland-based watch making company, renowned for its luxury watches in the market. This brand has enjoyed a privileged position among watch lovers, for more than two centuries. Aviator watches of Longines have worldwide popularity.

Till date, Longines has produced more than thirty million watches in its factory. Longines does not confine to being a mere watchmaker. Through the recent years, it has developed a relationship with sports fraternity. In the Athens Olympics of 1896, Longines showcased its special love for sports and other adventure endeavors. For fourteen times, Longines was the official timekeeper of Olympic Games since 1952. Longines has been supplying watches to International Aeronautics Federation since 1919, for it was able to develop watches for pilots.

Wanna Buy A Watch? offers the finest vintage and used Longines watches. All of our pre-owned Longines watches are fully restored and guaranteed genuine to give you excellent service and piece of mind.

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