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    Universal Geneve, Rare Mk 1 Tri-Compax, Ref: 881101/01, Tachymetre Bezel, Circa 1967
    Case: 36 mm, stainless steel, three body case, screw down caseback, tachymetre bezel, #2370878
    Dial: white textured dial, luminous dot hour markers, black subsidiary for seconds, hour and minute counters, moonphase indicator, luminous baton
    Movement: UG Cal. 281, manual wind, column wheel chronograph, 17 jewels, nickel finished, "HON" import hallmark on balance bridge
    Band: leather
    Signed: Universal Geneve on case, dial, movement

    This timepiece has been consigned by the original owner


    Condition Report*: Type: Universal Geneve, Rare Mk 1 Tri-Compax, Ref: 881101/01, Tachymetre Bezel, Circa 1967
    Signed: Universal Geneve on case, dial, movement
    Model: Ref. 881101/01, Tri Compax
    Dial: white tectured dial, luminous dot hour markers, black subdials for seconds, hour and minute counters, moonphase indicator
    Hands: luminous baton
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #2370878
    Case Info: three body case, screw down caseback, tachymetre bezel
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: UG Cal. 281, manual wind, column wheel chronograph, 17 jewels, nickel finished, "HON" import hallmark on balance bridge
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1967
    Condition: Timepiece presents in excellent condition with case retaining sharp lines and no signs of abuse. Engravings on caseback still present. Note that the case back is lightly engraved with the original owners name on periphery. Bezel presents well with some signs of wear. Crown has been replaced, and is no original. The dial is original and in excellent condition in comparison with wear normally seen on these models. Movement runs and all functions work and set as they should. Service is recommended for timekeeping and daily wear.
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