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: This specific Universal Geneve Polerouter Sub is a highly
: collectible beautifully well-maintained piece of history,
: remaining 100% original.
: Model Polerouter Sub Serial 2'50X'XXX, Dial Matte Black,
: Millimeters 38mm
: CASE & BRACELET
: There is a screw-down crown protected by case-guard shoulders, and
: a solid screw-down case back. The inner case is antimagnetic and
: is signed with hallmarks.
: The asymmetrical case seems to retain factory finishing and is on
: very very good condition for its age. The bezel retains it's
: original pearl and remains in excellent vintage condition
: showing almost no wear. The case retains the original crystal
: with the correct hallmark in the center and is showing light
: crazing. The crown is also original showing the signed U on the
: crown. Watch comes supplied with rare Gay Frères bracelet with
: UM end links dated 1967, an original Tropic strap with original
: Tropic buckle and a vintage leather strap.
: DIAL & HANDS
: The matte black dial remains in excellent vintage condition. The
: "art deco" numerals have a classic vintage aesthetic.
: The lume plots are fully intact and have achieved a charming
: golden patina. The original hands remain in excellent condition
: and although a touch lighter in coloration is is a common
: occurrence with early Polerouter Sub's. The watch retains the
: original date wheel featuring art deco numerals as well. Both
: the lume on the dial and the hands remain fully intact showing
: zero lume degradation when viewed under U.V. light.
: This Universal Geneve Polerouter Sub 869116/01 has a mechanical
: automatic self-winding Universal Geneve Caliber 69 movement.
: It's rhodium-plated with fausses cotes embellishment, and it's
: constructed with 17 jewels, an Incabloc shock absorber, and a
: straight-line lever escapement. It includes a monometallic
: balance, a self-compensating flat balance spring, and a gold
: micro rotor. The mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 18,000
: vph (2.5Hz).
: Comes with its Universal Geneve box.
: Watch and me are located at Porto - Portugal
: Thanks for viewing and Chronotrader for this