J W Benson/ Longines Silver Trench c.1918
DESCRIPTION:Longines WW1 era silver Trench watch, retailed by JW Benson - London. Solid silver front and rear screw case with swivel lugs in exceptional condition by maker AB. Inside case back signed JWB (JW Benson) with Swiss imported to London c.1918 hallmark. The enamel dial is in mint order, signed JW.Benson with railtrack perimeter and cathedral hands relumed in green. The serial number printed on the reverse of the movement matches the case ref. 3,482,***, proving the watch was a genuine JW Benson branded Longines. Brand new mineral crystal fitted. The movement is a Longines signed 13.34 calibre which has been fully overhauled and serviced. Very rare and desirable watch in the best possible condition. Perfect working order but not suitable for everyday use due to age and fragility.
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