The “Thoughts on Watches” Series is a place for personal musings on what it is to be a watch collector and the deeper meaning of watches in our lives… from monetary value to sentimental value. If you have a topic that you want to be discussed, please contact me.

My circa 1979 vintage Longines gold watch with 11 jewels and a L950.2 movement

VINTAGE WATCH: Inheriting My Father’s-Father’s Gold Longines Watch

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Yeah, the title of this blog is a mouthful, but it is exactly what I intended to say. Months ago, I first wrote about a Longines watch that I “inherited” from my father who inherited it from his father. In the last few days that we spent together before he passed, he asked me to find it and make sure it did not get thrown away.… Read the rest
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