Original Jaeger “Compax” late 1930`s men’s drop-lugs solid gold chronograph, manufactured by Universal Geneve, in very good condition in proper working order.
Universal Geneve at this time produced chronographs for a number of other leading watch brands, including Jaeger, which sold them under their own brand name.
This Compax chronograph is easily recognizeable as a Universal Geneve production model by its caliber as well as that by its case style
The original manufacture-grade Jaeger signed manual winding movement, based on one of the highest quality movements of the time, the Universal Geneve 285 caliber, it runs and keeps good time. The chrono functions are perfect too
The original “Compax” three counters silvered dial it is in good condition, it shows only a light time patina and some smaller oxidations.
The solid gold case with drop-lugs is in very good condition, it measures 34,9 mm, without counting the original, unsigned crown. This is a Franch case, these cases were made under license in France to avoid expensive import duties
the plexy glass is perfect, it has no scratches and no chippings
new vintage style wristband, and original (unsigned) crown
This watch is delivered with our 6 months guarantee and originality certificate
International buyers are welcome, we ship to most countries.