Watch of the Month: Longines Flagship Chronograph

Jared Acquaro


Longines is a watch brand not to look past when buying a watch, the company started way back in 1832 under Auguste Agassiz, who formed a partnership with a watch workshop in Saint-Imier. Originally called ‘Agassiz and Compagnie,’ it wasn’t until 1866 when the company changed names to ‘Longines’.

Chronographs are something new to me, I have one in another brand and I like the more casual side it gives to a watch. When I first saw this flagship chronograph by Longines, I had a different thought, one of how luxury and smart it looked as opposed to the other watch I have. The beautiful clean details on the ivory dial, highlighted by gold and wrapped in a warm crocodile leather band. It is the perfect combination.



  • Swiss Made
  • Automatic
  • Longines Caliber L683


  • 40 mm
  • Stainless Steel
  • Round
  • Fixed


  • Analog
  • Silver
  • Scratch Resistant Sapphire
  • Gold-Tone
  • Minute Markers around the outer rim
  • Index
  • Three – 60 Second, 30 Minute and 12 Hour


  • Strap
  • Brown Leather


  • Date display between 4 and 5 o’clock position
  • Chronograph, Date, Hour, Minute, Second
  • Chronograph, Gold, Leather, Stainless Steel


Jared Acquaro
Director & Editor of A Poor Man's Millions

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