1957 Universal Geneve 'Space Age' Wristwatch - Ref. 28803/1
A fine and rare gentleman's wristwatch.
WHY IS THIS WATCH SPECIAL
Universal Genève is famous for their creativity in case and dial designs. This particular extra-flat watch has a very special 'Space Age' design, with spectacular original hands. It is the only Universal Genève ever manufactured with its brand printed at 6hrs. The rarity and the exceptional design makes this particular example a collectors must.
Universal Genève has been on the up and up over the past few years and it's easy to see why. The Swiss manufacture consistently produced beautiful complicated watches . This example feature a perfect balance of elegance and refinement.
- Maker: Universal Genève
- Model: Space Age Extra-Flat
- Reference: 28803/1
- Case N°: 1915xxx
- Year: 1957
- Material: Stainless steel
- Dimentions (WxHxT): 31x38x8mm
- Caliber: UG 800
- Bracelet/Strap: Black leather
- Lug width: 16mm
- Box/Papers: N/A
THE IMPORTANT DETAILS
This watch is in good condition, the stainless steel case is well preserved and has never been repolished. The unrefinished slightly patinated white dial, with the special design and the amazing hands, is startling. This is a great wristwatch that can be worn daily and for more formal occasions.