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    Universal Geneve Men's Gold Polerouter Automatic Wristwatch, circa 1960
    Case: one piece, 14k yellow gold, straight lugs, # 45838, 36 mm diameter
    Dial: golden with black Roman hour numerals, black minute marks, gold and black batons, gold center sweep seconds, date at three o'clock
    Movement: caliber 1-69, 17 jewel automatic with off set microtor winding, incabloc jewel on the balance assembly, nickel finish
    Band: brown crocodile with gold plated buckle
    Signed: Universal Geneve on the case, movement and dial, dial also signed Polerouter Automatic

    Condition Report*: Type: Universal Geneve Polerouter Automatic Wristwatch
    Dial: golden, Roman chapters, date at three
    Hands; gold and black batons, gold sweep seconds
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Case No: 45838
    Case Info: one piece, straight lugs
    Case Length: 39 mm
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: 17 jewel, caliber 1-69, incabloc jeweling, off set microtor
    Band: brown crocodile
    Circa: 1960
    Condition: overall very good, running, movement good, dial and case very good, gold end cap off on the original crown
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    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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