Longines 1970's Ultra-Chron Ref 7970-1 Caliber 431 41mm Vintage Diver AutomaticLongines
For auction is a 1970s Longines ref. 7970-1 Ultra-Chron Diver automatic caliber 431 acrylic (bakelite) bezel on very rare original bracelet. All original watch which was just re-released from Longines. Unusually shaped cushion case diver is a wonderful 41mm size that due to the case shape really hugs the wrist. Longines has an incredible back catalog to pull from and it was nice to see a reissue using such a fantastic design. It is also somewhat amazing to be able to buy the original for about the same as the reissue.
Ref #: 7970-1
Diameter: 41 mm w/out crown, 43 mm w/crown, 42 mm lug to lug
Lug Width: 22 mm at the lugs tapering to 15 mm (will take a 22 mm bracelet)
Height: 11 mm
Power-reserve: 34 hours
Water Resistance: 200 meters
Gram Weight: 96 grams
Movement: Longines caliber 431 automatic with date
Strap/Bracelet: Longines rare bracelet to fit up to a 7.5" wrist
Case: Stainless steel cushion case with original Longines signed crown and screw down caseback
Dial: Matte black with applied tritium baton markers, orange minute hand and rhodium hour hand, date at 3 o'clock
Condition: 75% (7.5 of 10): pre-owned vintage condition showing wear on the case and age related patina on the dial, functioning correctly
Box/Papers: Watch only
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