Longines - L2.219.8.12.2

Heritage L990 35mm

Brand: Longines
Family: Heritage
Reference: L2.219.8.12.2 (aka: L22198122)
Name: Heritage L990 35mm
Limited: Yes, 1000 units

Case

Material: Pink gold
Glass: Sapphire
Back: Open
Shape: Round
Diameter: 35.00 mm
W/R: 30.00 m

Dial

Color: Beige
Indexes: Stick / Dot
Hands: Dauphine
L2.219.8.12.2 : Longines Heritage L990 35mm

Price in euro

Description

The Longines Heritage L990 reference L2.219.8.12.2 was introduced in 2008. It features a pink gold case of 35mm and it is powered by Longines somewhat legendary L990 caliber. It has a 39mm sibling in the form of reference L2.719.8.12.2.

Movement

The L990 was Longines' last 'in-house' automatic movement.

Several variations of this movement exist, like the L989 for use in Hour Angle watches, the L992 without date, the L993 without date and seconds et cetera.

The .1 versions are fitted with 25 jewels, while the .2 versions have 17 jewels.

After its discontinuation by Longines the design lived on in the Lemania 8810. In updated form (Lemania 8815) it also served in watches from high-grade manufacturers like Breguet.

Type:Automatic
Brand:Longines
Caliber:L990.1
Display:Analog
Diameter:25.60 mm
Jewels:25
Reserve:44 h
Frequency:28800 bph
Time:Hours, Minutes, Seconds
Date:Date

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