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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 217

    A fine and attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with oversized registers

    SIGNED UNIVERSAL, GENEVE, COMPUR, RETAILED BY ALTESSE, REF. 5070, CASE NO. 624'981 , MANUFACTURED IN 1936

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    A fine and attractive stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with oversized registers
    Signed Universal, Geneve, Compur, retailed by Altesse, ref. 5070, case no. 624'981 , manufactured in 1936
    Cal. 287 Dorato mechanical jeweled movement, silvered dial, Arabic and baton numerals, fifth of a second combined with Arabic five minutes divisions, outer red telemetre and blue tachymeter scale calibrated to 1000 units per hour, two oversize sunken engine-turned subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 45 minutes registers, circular case, snap on back, two rectangular chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel associated extensible bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
    31 mm diam.; overall length approx. up to 215 mm.


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    With Universal Extract from the Archives confirming production of this watch in 1936

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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