€1.900 Regular price

Universal Genève Polerouter Compact 1962

The Polerouter was produced in 1954 by Universal Genève in partnership with Scandinavian Airline System (SAS) by a then 24-year-old Gerald Genta. Universal Genève developed the automatic Polerouter to be more resistant to the strong magnetic fields at the North and South poles.

The version you see here is one of the rarest versions you can find: the "Compact". Its fittet with a stunning silver sunburst dial in flawless condition, hour markers with onyx inlay and a slight round shape to the edge. Overall, this is a beautiful designed watch with a rich aviation history.

CASE:

  • great overall condition, showing minor traces of use (unpolished)
  • stainless stell Monocoque case
  • 34 mm (without crown) / 38 mm (lug-to-lug) / 18 mm (between lugs)
  • Year: 1962
  • Ref: 235101-3

MOVEMENT:

  • Universal Geneve Caliber 256A
  • 28 jewels, 21600 A/h,
  • professionally serviced 01/2024
  • +6sec/d / 230°
  • no movement shot because monocoque case

DIAL:

  • original never touched silver sunburst dial in flawless condition
  • original hands and dial
  • original and evenly aged tritium lume on hands and dial
  • the crown has been replaced in the past

Has this been authenticated?

All watches at Goldammer are guaranteed authentic by our trusted watchmakers and us. Certificate included!

Has this been serviced?

All watches at Goldammer are professionally serviced before being offered at our shop. Servicing is done by our trusted watchmakers and gone through very capable hands.

Mechanical guarantee?

Each watch comes with a 1-year mechanical warranty so if anything goes wrong, please let us know immediately.

Inspection period?

We definitely want you to love your watch, so you always have 14 days to fall in love or return to Goldammer, no questions asked.

How much is the shipping?

We exclusively deliver worldwide via DHL Express which is free for you.

General care?

Given that most of our watches are around half a century old, they will need to be treated with extra love and care, and they require servicing every 4-5 years.

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