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    Universal Geneve, Ref: 12266, 18k Gold Tri-Compax Chronograph, Circa 1949
    Case: 35 mm, 18k rose gold, three body, snap on back, No. 1026875
    Dial: Gold tone dial, older restoration,
    Movement: Cal. UG 481, nickel finish, 17 jewels, manual wind, straight line lever escapement, column wheel chronograph
    Band: Leather with 18k rose gold buckle
    Signed: Universal Geneve on case, dial, movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Universal Geneve, Ref: 12266, 18k Gold Tri-Compax Chronograph, Circa 1949
    Signed: Universal Geneve on case, dial, movement
    Model: Tri-Compax Ref: 12266
    Dial: Gold tone dial, older restoration
    Hands; Gold Leaf style, blued steal chrono hands
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Case No: 1026875
    Case Info: three body, snap on back
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: Acrylic
    Watch Movement: Cal. 481, nickel finish, 17 jewels, manual wind, straight line lever escapement, colum wheel chronograph,
    Band: Leather with 18k rose gold buckle
    Circa: 1949
    Condition: Case is in good condition with UG signed crown. Dial is good, an older restoration. Crystal is excellent. Movement is good and all functions work as they should. Service is recommended.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    1st Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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