Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 54

UNIVERSAL GENEVE COMPAX REF. 12514 CHRONOGRAPH PINK GOLD Universal Geneve, Compax, Ref. 12566, case No. 1361925. Made in the 1950s. Fine, manual-winding, 18K pink gold wristwatch with chronograph and a gold plated buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box.

CHF 4,000 - 6,000

HKD 32,000 - 48,000 / USD 4,000 - 6,000

Sold: CHF 5,375

Three-body, polished and brushed, inclined bezel, snap-on case back with dedication inscription. Champagne with applied pyramidal indexes, outer 1/5th seconds scale with tachymeter, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 30-minute registers. Pink gold baton hands and blued steel chronograph hands. Cal.287, gilt brass, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance with screws, self-compensating over-coiled balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm.