CONQUEST HERITAGE WORN BY RAPLH FIENNES' 'M' IN JAMES BOND SPECTRE, REFERENCE L16'118'784 PINK GOLD AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DATE CIRCA 2012
Dial: silver sunburst
Calibre: cal. L633.5 automatic, 25 jewels
Movement number: V8'AR3
Case: 18k pink gold, screw-down back
Case number: 42'835'346
Closure: pink gold plated stainless steel Longines pin buckle
Dimensions: 35mm diameter
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: instructions manual, hang-tag and presentation case
This particular Longines is not only an absolute timeless classic perfectly embodying the styling of the 1960s, it was featured in the world's most famous spy film-series, James Bond
. This is one of only two Longines Conquests worn on screen by Ralph Fiennes portraying 'M' in the movie Spectre. Taking over the role as M at the end of Skyfall, Spectre helped establish Fiennes as the new 'M' for the blockbuster franchise.
This watch was acquired at a charity auction for 20,000 GBP by the current owner.
Christie's, London, James Bond Spectre: The Auction, 18th February, 2016, lot 3.