There are not so many Maisons that can state to belong with full right to the history of Watchmaking.
Among these, the historical Longines brand occupies a relevant place in enthusiasts' heart.
Experts already know it, but anyone can understand the historical connection between lovers of fine watchmaking and Longines, by taking a look in the web at the three zeros digit auctions in which collectors compete for vintage timepieces, especially for the chronographs, of this historical Maison that, born in 1832, has been registered both with name and logo (the famous winged hourglass) in 1893 becoming the most antique trade mark among those still in activity, without modifications at OMPI.
On the web also exist many websites of Longines-maniacs that celebrate the history and all the models of movements produced by Longines.
But times change and today Longines greets fine watchmaking enthusiasts by introducing a collection rich of models, for all tastes, from the most classical homages to tradition and the maison savoir faire, to the evolution of its sporty masterpieces and the reinterpretation of classics and elegance, both masculine and feminine.
Saying that there is a Longines for every wrist is no rhetoric and we add that Longines' nouvelle vague has a special care for the price value ratio, allowing enthusiasts to approach to this historical name of Swiss watchmaking without being afraid of the astonishing prices that today are required also by unknown maisons that have just been in the watchmaking limelight and it's not even possible to know for how long they will stay. Longines has been creating watches for 182 years…
Also for this reason, we are pleased that the "winged hourglass" last but not least has arrived among the prestigious watchmaking brands that we represent: welcome, Longines
In fact, since April 2013 Astrua has become official reseller of Longines watches and on our website you can view the essential characteristics of every single watch and the Longines price list.