Longines - Ref. 8615-1

  • Movement 
    Automatic
  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Lot number 
    191
  • Diameter 
    36
  • Location

Description

LONGINES CONQUEST 1972 MUNICH OLYMPICS STEEL
Longines, "Conquest", Ref. 8615-1. Made in 1972 for the XXth Olympic Games in Munich.
Fine, water-resistant, tonneau-shaped, stainless steel gentleman's wristwatch with single
button chronograph, register and tachometer with date and a stainless steel Longines
buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box.
Two-body, polished and brushed, dedicated screwed-down case back, hooded lugs.
Satiné silver and blue with tritium-coated indexes, auxiliary 30 minutes register dial,
outer tachometer graduation, concentric, blue ring with the 1/5th second scale, aperture
for the date. "Bâton" blue and white hands, orange for the chronograph.
Cal. 234, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic
balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance- spring.