Universal Genève 542114 Circa 1970
Introducing the Universal Genève 542114, an exquisite timepiece that effortlessly marries form and function, now available for discerning collectors who recognize the enduring allure of vintage watchmaking.
Graceful in every aspect, this watch showcases a gold-filled cushion case that harmoniously resonates with the sunburst dial, creating an entrancing symphony of design. A study in elegant simplicity, the dial proudly bears the Universal Genève insignia and logo, accompanied by sleek baton indices and hands, culminating in a timeless aesthetic.
The beating heart within is the Universal Genève calibre 42, an intricate hand-wound movement that rhythmically oscillates at 21,600 beats per hour, promising precise timekeeping. With a power reserve of 43 hours, a testament to the horological mastery of its era, this timepiece seamlessly balances tradition with innovation.
While the watch case exhibits the patina of time, a slight loss of plating on the top left lug only serves to enhance its vintage charm. The aged watch crown whispers tales of its journey through history. The dial and hands remain untouched by the passage of time, embodying the enduring spirit of the Universal Genève legacy. The crystal stands pristine, preserving the dial's clarity.
Complementing its heritage, the watch embraces the wrist with a brand-new, meticulously handcrafted top-grained calf leather strap, marrying vintage elegance with modern comfort.
To honor privacy and exclusivity, the serial number discreetly retreats from view, nestled within the accompanying photograph.
Allow us to illuminate the fundamental specifications of this remarkable timepiece:
- Case Width: 28mm
- Lug to Lug: 35mm
- Thickness: 6.5mm
- Lug Width: 19mm
The Universal Genève 542114, a testament to the artistry of yesteryears, beckons to be cherished anew, as its timeless design and meticulous craftsmanship continue to captivate hearts across generations.