The circular steel case, 38.50 mm in diameter, accommodates a self-winding mechanical movement - Calibre L615. The movement provides the following functions - hours, minutes, small seconds, and date. The 27-jewel mechanism, beating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour, offers a 42-hour power reserve. You can drop a glance at the movement via the transparent sapphire glass case-back.
The white or black lacquered dial is completed with a railway-track minute ring and 11 Arab numerals. The white dial features blued steel hands, while the black dial has rhodium-plated hands. The small seconds sub-dial and the date aperture are positioned at 6 o’clock.
The Longines Heritage 1940 watch is presented on a black alligator strap. The timepiece is 30-meter water-resistant.
The circular steel case, 40 mm in diameter, accommodates a column-wheel chronograph movement - Calibre L688. The mechanism was designed exclusively for the brand.
The 27-jewel movement, operating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour, gives advantage of a 54-hour power reserve. It animated the following functions - hours, minutes, seconds, date and chronograph.
The case stands out due to its round push-pieces suggested by the Longines’ chronographs of that period.
The elegant white or black lacquered dial is completed with 9 Arab numerals and a railway-track minute ring. You will notice a tachometric scale around the rim of the dial. The white-dial variation features blued steel hands, while the black-dial variation features rhodium-plated hands.
The 30-minute counter is found at 3 o’clock, while the 12-hour counter, along with the date aperture, is positioned at 6 o’clock. The small seconds are featured at 9 o’clock.
The Longines Heritage 1942 watch, 30-meter water-resistant, is secured to the wrist on a black alligator strap.
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