empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and impressive UNIVERSAL GENEVE watch for men from the early 50s in aclassic design for the American market. This watch is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a quality 231 manual wind caliber, running on 17 jewels and has a sweep seconds complication. It is cased in a 14K gold filled case/stainless back case in fantastic condition and has an original crown and a mint hi dome crystal.
The dial is factory original, rare to find for this model in such a good condition. Silver tone with embossed gold plated markers and an original set of hands.
This great looking Universal Geneve watch measures 32mm side to side (excluding crown) and 40mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 18mm wide, quality padded genuine leather band in black tone with a stainless steel adjustable deployment clasp.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.