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Longines Record Day-Date in Beefy Oval Case, Automatic, Gents

Price: $375

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Dial:Perfect original dial in white with black line elements, raised rectangular hour markers and orange-red hour, minute and second hands. Day-Date aperture window at 3 o'clock, trimmed in black. A very 'Jetson' style and look.
Case:Hefty oval case measuring 45mm across (without crown) and 40mm from top to bottom with a stainless steel screw down lid. Back marked 504134 1485 and "Shockprotected, Antimagnetic, Waterproof Swiss".
Movement:Fitted with a 17 jewel Record Cal 1958-2 (Longines 507) automatic movement with a quick-set date function that operates by pushing in the crown. Day advances by moving hour hand past midnight. This type of automatic movement does not hand wind, so cannot be jump started and needs to be worn for an hour or so, adjusting the time as needed, until sufficient power to maintain time (or kept on automatic winder). Recently serviced and comes with a 9-month mechanical warranty.
Age:ca. 1960
Band:French made brown leather strap (20mm) with silver buckle
Other:Signed Longines 'Record' crown

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