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1940s Universal Geneve Compax Water-Resistant Chronograph with Rare Lemon-Colored Dial
PRICE : ￥1,320,000 (including tax)
Universal Geneve, “Compax”, chronograph, stainless steel, water-resistant, rare lemon-colored dial, circa 1940s.
The unique lemon-coloured dial, one of the few of its kind at Universal, features a unique design with black-rimmed silver Arabic numerals and baton hands, and is a rare example of a three-register chronograph with a mechanical look and a wonderful colour. The water-resistant, dustproof screwback case is massive, and the 38mm size of the case also gives the watch an appealing presence: it is equipped with the famous Universal Cal. 285, which was used in many chronographs from the 1930s to the 1960s.
|Year of Manufacture||1940s|
|Movement type||Manual winding|
|Case type||Screw-back case, water-resistant|
|Type of Indices||Printed|
|Belt||Non-original（lug width: 19mm）|
|Other details||Case: some minor scratches and ageing, but still retains its original case form.
The dial: some ageing, but still retains the original print and luminescence.
Movement: the watch has not been adjusted and will be serviced in our shop.