Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 55

UNIVERSAL REF. 124103 UNI-COMPAX YELLOW GOLD Universal, Geneve, Uni-Compax, case No. 1044793, Ref. 12477. Made circa 1950s. Fine 18K yellow gold wristwatch with square button chronograph, registers and tachometer and telemeter.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500

Sold: CHF 1,875

Three-body, polished, inclined bezel, concave lugs, snap-on case back with dedication inscription. Silver with applied Arabic numerals and dart indexes, outer 5-minute/seconds Arabic divisions and tachometer/telemeter graduation to 1000 UPH, subsidiary guilloche dials for the seconds and 45-minute registers. Yellow gold dauphine hands. Cal. 285, brass-plated, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, Breguet balance spring, index regulatorr.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 37 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm.