Scarce Longines "Tonneau" men's Modern design wristwatch in sterling silver, circa 1925.
This early Longines men's watch has a tonneau-shaped case in sterling silver. According to the Longines archives in Saint-Imier, Switzerland, this watch was sold to Longines' Swiss agent Wirth on May 14, 1925. It is in excellent condition showing only light wear and some fine scratches. Caseback is excellent and unengraved. Case measures 36mm long and 27mm wide. Has new glass crystal. Aged dial is very good with some patina and minor fading to the printing. The watch is powered by its correct 15-jewel Longines calibre 11.84 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.