Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Universal Stainless Steel "Polerouter III" Micro-Rotor Wristwatch Ref: 869125, circa 1969
    Case: 35mm x 43mm, stainless steel, two piece case/screw down case back, #2793955
    Dial: brushed silver dial with applied markers and blue outer track, blue stick luminous hands
    Movement: Universal Geneve 17 jewel, micro-rotor movement
    Band: faded blue nylon NATO style strap
    Signed: dial, case and movement signed by maker


    Condition Report*: Type: Universal Stainless Steel "Polerouter III" Micro-Rotor Wristwatch Ref: 869125, circa 1969
    Signed: dial, case and movement signed by maker
    Model: Polerouter III (Ref: 869125)
    Dial: brushed silver dial with applied markers and blue outer track
    Hands: blue stick luminous hands
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: ##2793955
    Case Info: two piece case/screw down case back
    Case Length: 43mm
    Case Width: 35mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Universal Geneve 17 jewel, micro-rotor movement
    Band: faded blue nylon NATO style strap
    Circa: 1969
    Condition: The watch is in very good cosmetic condition. No notable scratches or dings to the case. The case back screws down smoothly and securely. Attractive, flawless dial. Perfect original Universal crown. Well preserved movement. Inner case back has no watchmakers marks. Nice swing to the rotor and good motion to the balance but the watch is not holding power and a service will be needed.
    *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".

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    November
    17th Wednesday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    November
    17th Wednesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    23 Days 12h 35m 52s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 19
    Page Views: 62

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 15% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 54197-54358) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Wednesday, November 17, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Exhibition Viewing Times, Title Page, Floor Session and License Information

    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping Sales Tax information

    Important information concerning Sales Tax and Resale Certificates. Learn More

    Terms and Conditions  |  Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments |  Glossary of Terms

    ** Lots bearing estimates and without Consignor Reserve shall open at Heritage Auctions' discretion (usually 25% to 60% of the low estimate).

    Opening Bid:
    $250
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $312.50 Minimum Next Bid: $250 ($312.50 w/ BP)
    Track Item