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1960s UNIVERSAL GENEVE Ultra Thin / Ultra-Slim
This watch was SOLD on March 6, 2017 (Destination: Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
Year: 1965 - 1974
Dial Width: 28 mm
Dial Height: 28 mm
Movement: 17 jewels manual-wind
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 35 mm without crown
Case Height: 38 mm with lugs
Case Number: 842111, 3073183
Movement Number: 1-42
Band Width: 18 mm
Band Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)
This is an authentic Swiss-Made mid 1980s UNIVERSAL GENEVE Classic Ultra Thin / Ultra-Slim Manual-Wind Leather Watch!
- Original UNIVERSAL GENEVE Watch with NEW band & clasp!
- Features: Special Slim Case, Frosted Metal Finish, Coated Hands
- STAINLESS STEEL: case, crown, back & clasp
- LEATHER: band (black)
- Notes on DIAL: Discoloration
This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!
The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.
The UNIVERSAL GENEVE Classic Ultathin / Ultra-Slim has a wide open face & a slim profile with complementing fluted hands & hours. Its minimalist appeal & the shape of its case resembles the UNIVERSAL GENEVE White Shadow - this may be its predecessor!
EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".
INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.
*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
stainless steel Slim Case
satin white dial or face
Notes on the DIAL: Discoloration
fluted coated black steel hands
fluted steel bar hour markers
painted black UNIVERSAL GENEVE name & symbol logos at 12 o'clock
original stainless steel UNIVERSAL GENEVE crown
clear acrylic crystal
NEW/REPLACEMENT black leather band
NEW/REPLACEMENT stainless steel clasp
Band Width: 18 mm; Band Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)
stainless steel case back embossed with serial numbers
Swiss-made UNIVERSAL GENEVE 17 jewels manual-wind movement - tested by our skilled technician
Movement is not shown with photos but guaranteed authentic! One has to pop the back, separate the crown & unhinge the dial to access the movement. This is a delicate process that can only be entrusted to our technician!
For specifications about the movement within, you may refer to Ranfft Watches' page. It describes the complete history, measurements & other technical information of the movement. http://ranfft.de/cgi-bin/bidfun-db.cgi?10&ranfft&&2uswk&Universal_42_1
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