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Universal Genève Ref. 52508 Universal Geneve Aero Compax oro giallo 14 K. Calibro 287. Diam. 37 mm

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Pre-owned Year of production 1940 No original box No original papers
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Basic Info

Listing code 5J5AG1
Brand Universal Genève
Model Compax
Reference number 52508
Movement Manual winding
Case material Yellow gold
Bracelet material
Crocodile skin
Year of production 1940
Condition (Worn with little to no signs of wear)
Scope of delivery
No original box, no original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location Italy, MILANO


Movement Manual winding


Case material Yellow gold
Case diameter 37 mm


Bracelet material
Crocodile skin
Bracelet color Brown
Clasp Buckle
Clasp material Yellow gold


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universal Geneve, Aero -Compax, Ref. 52508 (movement caliber 287), rare wristwatch, 14K yellow gold chronograph with counters, tachymeter scale and Memento. Made about 1940
case: Three bodies, solid, polished and satin-finished, press-fit back. dial: Silver, "gold dot" hour markers (rare), external division of minutes/seconds, counters for 12 hours, 30 minutes, seconds and memento, external tachymeter scale. With its gold baton spheres, the Aero-Compax was the first wrist in the world to have, in addition to the time and chronograph function of timer and hour counter, also the indication, in a small dial at 12 o'clock, of a memento, that is a time to remember; this small square is operated by a system of wheels placed under the dial, moved by a crown at 9 o'clock. The first patent was filed by the Geneva-based company on November 6, 1940, but was not registered until December 15, 1944.

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