1960's Universal Geneve Vintage Mens Midsize Unisex Watch - Stainless Steel & Diamonds

Universal Geneve

Item No. 6919

Today's offering showcases this beautiful Certified Pre-Owned vintage midsize Universal Geneve watch. Both a striking fashion statement and a precision wristwatch, it features a stainless steel case, royal blue dial, and fine Universal Geneve caliber 1400 mechanism.

As a mens midsize, it is also well-suited for a woman who wants a fuller size watch.

It has just finished a true expertly done restoratin and presents in gorgeous condition. It is fully Universal Geneve down to the signed winding crown.

The diamonds have been previously aftermarket set by a jeweler who modified the lugs to accommodate them. They range in color from white to light yellow.

Its case presents as just short of mint. Its dial has been meticulously refinished - the printing could pass as Universal Geneve factory done to the naked eye. And its fine hand-wound movement is very clean and running true.

A Master Watchmaker has just overhauled the movement, which is near pristine. It continues to keep very accurate time.

For the finishing touch it has been equipped with a brand new leather strap making it ready for immediate enjoyment.

Included with the purchase is a one-year warranty on the movement and its function, a custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity, and a new timing certificate attesting to its performance.

Universal Geneve:
Since 1894, the fine Swiss firm Universal Geneve has produced very fine and collectible timekeeping instruments. The company that popularized the idea of the modern chronograph wristwatch, Universal Geneve has produced a number of exceptional timers, including the renowned Tri-Compax. The superior quality of their vintage offerings have earned them a place alongside those of Jaeger-LeCoultre and other of the world's fine watchmakers.

  • Manufacturer: Universal Geneve
  • Country of origin: Switzerland
  • Year built: c. 1960's
  • Functions: Hours, Minutes
  • Designed for: Men
  • Case material: Stainless steel - The diamonds have been previously aftermarket set by a jeweler who modified the lugs to accomodate them. They range in color from white to light yellow.
  • Case markings (inside): Universal Geneve, Swiss, Acier Inoxydable, 2
  • Dimensions: 31mm wide (excluding crown - 33mm including), 34mm long lug tip-to-tip
  • Case markings (outside): 842640, 3287866
  • Case condition: Just short of mint
  • Dial: Royal blue with steel indices, signed Universal Geneve and Swiss, expertly refinished
  • Hands: Original whitened steel batons
  • Movement type: High grade, UG caliber 1-42, rhodium plated, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, dual shock absorbers, self-compensating flat balance spring
  • Jewels: 17 rubies
  • Beat frequency: 21,600 BPH
  • Band: Leather, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn
  • Crystal: Mineral, mint condition
  • Serviced: Yes, freshly overhauled by a Master Watchmaker
  • Timing: Timed to precision on a state-of-the-art computerized system
  • Warranty: 1-year C.O.T. international warranty.
  • Box/Papers: BOX - Connoisseur of Time watch presentation box; PAPERS - Custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity; New timing certificate
  • Returns: 7 days full refund. 100% satisfaction guarantee

We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee for all of our watches. If you are in any way unsatisfied with the watch we will fully refund the purchase price anytime within 7 days after the watch has been received. Our goal is to exceed our client's expectations throughout the buying experience.

All watches are packaged carefully and mailed double boxed in specially constructed, reinforced shipping boxes designed for high value items. All watches are sent fully insured with signature required. Most of our domestic shipping is done through FedEx. At times we will also use USPS Express Mail, and we can accommodate most requests for your preferred carrier. International shipments are sent USPS International Express Mail or FedEx.

The purchase price will be the declared value of the merchandise on any required customs forms. The payment of all customs duties, tariffs, and taxes are the responsibility of the buyer.

Also note that water resistance of vintage watches can no longer be guaranteed and is not covered under the watch's warranty. We do not recommend getting a vintage watch wet, even one that was originally designed to be waterproof.

To get an idea of how this watch will look on the wrist, please use the Watch Sizing Guide

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