Rare Vintage Limited Edition Longines Ultra Chron 18K Gold Cal 431 36000 BTU
This is a very rare limited edition numbered case must have. Longines ULTRA-CHRONE automatic watch, the case is 18k solid gold, case size is about 36 mm without the crown, date between 4 and 5 o'clock, strap is genuine Ostrich water resistant, has few small scratches on the dial and the hands.
WATCH IS IN Great CONDITION.... The measures is about 36,00 mm without the crown. Case serial number is 15651201. Inside the back cover it is written 35/100 so it seems this is an in limited edition.
(with vintage watches it is hard to know but this is how limited edition watches are numbered) Which make this watch a very rare watch. Gold Dial, Great Color please see picture. Movement serial number is 50376920. The watch has 18g of solid gold plus movement. Accuracy is amazing, +few second per day. 18mm buffalo leather Hirsch brown little warn band. Come with Beautiful Vintage Style Box. (see below for more info). Service Date: NA (Keeping great time).
The case back is signed and dated by him. Grunbaum Watch Repair in Newport beach California. He is one of the best of his craft with 35 Years of experience. This is a highly collectible watch.
Very few left with this rare movement. Sure to increase in value overtime, and a great addition to your collection. The condition of the watch is the same as it appears in the photos.
In-House Test Results: -6.1. That is great time keeping. Bench-run for at least 24 hours. All watch functions tested and operable.
You will get the watch shown in the photos. Photos are an essential part of the description. Grades are the provided listing text and pictures summarized into a simple-to-understand score. Timekeeping measured using a precision Twixt App. Servicing helps keep mechanical watches performing optimally.
We do not test for water resistance. Bracelet size measured using a mandrel. A comfortable bracelet size may vary from your measured wrist size.
Unfortunately lot of sellers are calming the watch has been serviced where the watch has not been. So please be careful and ask questions from sellers first. As far as my watches please see below. Watches I sell can have the following service Levels.
Experts Watches Serviced: Serviced by our service repair person with over 40 years of experience very old school and very hard to find these day. Our routine service includes the following. Complete disassembly of the watch. Completely disassembled, cleaned, oiled, and timed using state of the art equipment. Clean all moving parts with specialized cleaning solvents.
Proper lubrication with only the highest-grade lubricants and oils during the reassembly process. Your watch is tested to our exacting standards of 24 to 72 hours to assure accuracy, water resistance, and proper operation of all functionality. (Overhaul Lubricants, Gaskets, Sealing, Regulation, MISC testing). The was inside case is marked and dated by the service man. Receipts are available on request.
This watches are inspected and timed to make sure it meets the vintage watch timing standards. Inspected and timed: This watches are inspected and timed to make sure it meets the vintage watch timing standards.
Are less expensive watches or newer watches that does not need it might not go through his process. Actually wearing the watch in the pulse will get you different results for sure, because the watch will.
Be subject to very different positions and temperatures. Like a car, a mechanical watch will require periodic maintenance by an expert watchmaker. 1 - The watch should not be used in the water!
All diving watches, even recent, should be sent for a qualified water sealing service each year prior to diving season. 2 - Any props display that might appear in the pictures is not included in the sale. We do check them out to make sure they are keeping time and running, however we do not service each and every watch and it is possible that servicing may be necessary at your expense. Servicing a vintage watch is highly recommended given that we dont have service record in most cases.
Please see our service level guild for more information. Please bear in mind the age of these watches, in some cases 50-80 plus years old and due to the age of these watches we do not guarantee for water tightness whatsoever, even if it is marked waterproof on any watch we sell. Remember that seeing the item at very high magnification, as in the pictures that I provide, brings to life small defects that the human eye does not perceive. That is why many people will like even more the watch after seeing it for real.
Please don't send me a message telling me what you think is the value of the item, or asking me if I will consider an offer in the amount of x or what is my best price. This is the most effective way to avoid the disappointment of seeing the item go to someone else.
I do not guarantee time keeping on any of my vintage watches, even if the time keeping is perfect. Very old watches keep good time but do not expect the accuracy of a modern watch. Please Contact me for more details. Awesome and Superb Items are, All Right Here!!!
Actual color of the item may vary on your monitor's screen or on the reflection made by photo shoots. The item will be relisted. Our number 1 cause of. A customer will receive a watch, wind it until it stops, and then continue winding it.
This breaks the main spring. No one wants a broken watch. Remember: wind the watch until the hand starts moving NOT until you can no longer wind it. Some of the higher end item might take longer if they need to be picked up from a safe. Please contact me about it before paying, ask for total. PLEASE CHECK TO MAKE SURE THAT THE WATCH YOU ARE PURCHASING IS THE MAKE AND MODEL WHICH YOU ARE LOOKING FOR.
Please check list for the amount. NOTE: Please do give an attention on reading this!! Items we sell are 100% AUTHENTIC. We do NOT guarantee WATER TIGHTNESS of used watches. Some of the items that we sell are PRE-OWNED/USED.
Expect some of the items are NOT as good as new. We are NOT CONNECTED and/or RELATED to any COMPANIES of the BRANDS that we sell. In some cases, we use stock photo if new item. Or stock picture for main picture. Please ask all questions before purchasing. Leaving FEED BACK is optional. However, we will DEEPLY APPRECIATE if you can leave one for me as soon as you received the item.
CUSTOMER'S SATISFACTION is our primary concern in doing this business. The item "Rare Vintage Limited Edition Longines Ultra Chron 18K Gold Cal 431 36000 BTU" is in sale since Monday, January 9, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "expertswatches" and is located in Fullerton, California. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Malaysia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guadeloupe, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.
- Brand: Longines
- Gender: Men's
- Features: 36000 BTU
- Movement: Mechanical (Automatic)
- Water Resistance Rating: Not Water Resistant
- Display: Analog
- Watch Shape: Round
- Case Color: Yellow Gold
- Case Finish: Polished
- Face Color: Yellow Gold
- Band Material: Genuine Leather
- Band Color: Brown
- Case Size: 35mm
- Lug Width: 18mm
- Style: Luxury
- Age Group: Adult
- Year of Manufacture: 1970-1979
- MPN: Does Not Apply
- Case Material: Yellow Gold
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland