Universal Genève 842679 Circa 1960
For sale is a Universal Genève 842679.
A squarish case paired with short thick lugs, it doesn't take long for a seasoned collector to spot the similarity between the 842679 and Jaeger-LeCoultre's famed Reverso.
The silver sunburst dial is kept clean with minimal printing and decorated with black svelte baton hands and indices for easy time reading.
Powered by the hand winding calibre 1-42 the watch is kept thin at 6mm which allows it slip under cuff with ease.
Measuring 25mm wide and 28mm lug to lug, the watch will sit well on wrist 5.5" and below.
The watch case is in excellent condition with common hairline scratches seen. The watch dial and hands are free from any signs of aging. The crystal is in pristine condition with some light scratches along the edges.
The watch comes on a brand new handmade top grained leather strap.
Serial number has been covered for privacy.
Case Width: 25mm
Lug to Lug: 28mm
Lug Width: 18mm