219 Longines Fine and Attractive Flyback Chronograph Wristwatch in Pink Gold, Reference 6595-3, With Multiscale Dial and Extract from Archives

Estimate: €8,000 –⁠ 16,000

Sold €11,050

Model: Chronograph Fly-Back
Reference: 6595-3
Case Material: Pink Gold
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 1964
Movement: Manual
Caliber: 30 CH
Case N°: 199
Movement N°: 12608019
Dimensions: 36 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case
Accessories: Extract from Archives

Longines’s chronographs are considered to be among the best, most attractive and collectable in the world. The lot here offered is a very fine example of reference 6595-3 powered by caliber 30CH. The three-party case with concave lugs and inclined bezel is in pink gold with nice proportion and original conditions. The gently aged dial is silvered with applied yellow-gold baton indexes and Arabic 12 and 6, dials for the seconds and the 30-minute registers, outer 1/5th seconds track, outer red telemeter and outermost blue tachometer scale. Accompanied by the Longines Extract from the Archives confirming case, movement, production and subsequent sale on 30 December 1964 to the company Ostersetzer, which was at that time the Longines agent in Italy.