LONGINES | OVERSIZED ROSEG CALATRAVA STYLE
A beautiful oversize classic in timeless elegance as RoseG from Longines Switzerland, 1955
Ref. 5581 | 18K rose gold | 1950s | Swiss Made | Very nice big elegant interesting watch
Compagnie des Montres Longines, Francillon S.A. Established its first production facility in Saint-Imier, Switzerland, in 1832, where it is still based today, and is now part of the Swatch Group based in Biel. The world-famous logo represents a winged hourglass. That speaks for sporty timepieces and a wide range of watches from pocket and wristwatches, chronographs, time measuring devices to navigation instruments.
Longines is not only a traditional Swiss watch manufacturer in the higher price ranges, but with brand registration in March 1893, it is also the oldest registered watch brand in the world. In the first decades of the 20th century, the brand conquered markets and attention worldwide.
Longines was responsible for timing Charles Lindbergh's historic Atlantic crossing in 1927. And used the experience of this flight and the problem of efficient position determination for the development of a special wristwatch for aviation - the Lindbergh hour angle watch. This watch, called the Hour angle clock, enables longitude determination, the hour angle from Greenwich, directly readable. It was available from 1932 under the name "Lindbergh".
In 1952 Longines was the Official Timekeeper for the Oslo Winter Olympics. In 1967 he launched the “Ultra-Chron” model, a very precise wristwatch with 36,000 vibrations per hour.
One of the more famous Longines fans was Albert Einstein, who owned a Longines wrist and pocket watch. The pocket watch can be seen today in the Historical Museum in Bern.
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