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FS: Universal Geneve Tri-Compax 881101/02 "Evil Clapton" *PIC*

Hi all

I am putting up for sale my Universal Geneve Tri-Compax 881101/02 "Evil Clapton".

It is in lovely condition, with a few little signs of its age. Some details below.

Case: The 36.5mm twisted lug case is in great overall condition, with only very light wear from normal use. There is a tiny little dent on the outer edge of the bezel at 9 o'clock. Please see pictures for more detail.

Dial: Most lume plots are fully intact but the plot at 9 o'clock is either very dark or more likely, missing. All others have a nice patina. Sub-dials are all in great shape with an even, creamy patina. The day and date wheels are in Portuguese.

Hands: All hands are original, functional, and in good shape. The lume has a nice patina on the hour and minutes hands. Around the centre of the red chrono hand some of the original paint is missing.

Movement: All functions work as they should. The watch keeps time v well and all chrono and date functions perform smoothly and accurately, including the moonphase. I have not opened the case back, but the watch was serviced just before I bought it (about 18-24 months ago).

Crystal: I don't think it is the original crystal as it doesn't have the etched "U" in the centre, but it is in very nice condition with just a couple of very light scratches that I expect could be buffed out with Polywatch.

Bezel: Original bezel with correct dot-over-ninety orientation is in stunning condition - one of the best I have seen other than NOS examples.

Strap: The watch will be sold with a recently made and very lightly worn custom vintage leather strap (not shown in photos). Comes with an original "U" Universal buckle.

Looking for US$19,000 ono. References as a buyer and seller can be provided. Please feel free to email with questions or to ask for more photos.


Many thanks for looking and thanks for the space, CT!

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