Another of my vintage watches this time – the 1949 Longines President Fillmore 11 in a solid hallmarked 14ct gold case with lovely curled and fluted lugs. It has a satin silver finish dial with the hours marked with gold… Read More ›
Watches & comment
From a rather smart chronograph to a military fighting machine!
I also sometimes wonder if these will still be going when some of these watches of today will be long gone.
It is working flawlessly and to my surprise is keeping VERY good time indeed..
The watch keeps pretty good time and is as accurate as one should expect from a quite well jewelled automatic mechanical movement.
A good looking watch it is too and not as big as some of these “sextant” style watches go.
The glass on the Harmony is rather unique in the watch world as it’s made of Titan Glass, a product over 10 times more crack resistant that either mineral or sapphire…
the luminance is nothing short of spectacular and I love the comments I get especially on holiday
In fact so delighted I have been with this one that I am definitely buying another – when I get it I will of course feature it here.
LATEST>>>>>LATEST>>>>>>LATEST_______________________________________Well it had to happen! Didn’t it? After about 2 weeks my lovely new watch developed a problem – suddenly! As I was winding it at 9am as I do every morning – the crown, winder and spindle assembly… Read More ›