Universal Genever UG 1940s Medico Compax 224109 Cal 285 Doctors Chronograph RareUniversal Genève
For auction is a 1940's Universal Geneve Medico Compax ref. 224109 35mm small chronograph pulsations dial caliber 285 manual winding. This is a rare watch; really it is a very rare watch. Then add in that it is remarkable condition and you can add in a very: it is a very, very, VERY rare watch. A true doctors watch it has probably the most iconic pulsations scale in the vintage watch kingdom. One of the nicest snap back UG chronographs to be found anywhere it is an amazing watch both in its original design with those small chronograph and seconds subdials and extra big outer pulsations chapter but also the condition it's in. Something really excellent.
Ref #: 224109
Diameter: 35 mm w/out crown, 38 mm w/crown, 43 mm lug to lug
Lug Width: 18 mm at the lugs tapering to 16 mm (will take a 18 mm strap)
Height: 12 mm
Power-reserve: 34 hours
Water Resistance: N/A
Gram Weight: 43 grams
Movement: Universal Geneve caliber 285 manual winding with column wheel
Strap/Bracelet: Black pebbled leather strap
Case: Stainless steel (enversteel) unpolished square pusher case, crown appears to be original, brushed case sides, high polished domed bezel, snap back caseback
Dial: Silver grained with outer red pulsations chpater, blued sword hands with radium, radium baton markers and applied 12 and 6 o'clock, small chronograph and seconds subdials
Condition: 85% (8.5 of 10): amazing original never polished condition, very good dial and case, working correctly
Box/Papers: Watch only
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