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Universal Geneve

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Not Just Watches: the Joys of Collecting Horological Ephemera

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Collecting vintage watches is fantastic in and of itself, with all manner of brands, models, …

Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000: Ilya’s Picks

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A few years back, we ran a popular series titled, “5 watches for $2,000.” The thinking behind that exercise was relatively straight-forward—one of our readers …
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How Bulova Used a Universal Genève to Get to the Moon, and How You Can Get One Today

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I recently got myself the Bulova Moon Watch, a reproduction released by the brand earlier this year. For those of you unaware, the watch is …

Affordable Vintage: Universal Genève Polerouter Super

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One of my favorite vintage watches, and one that has seen an uptick in popularity in recent years among collectors, is the Universal Genève Polerouter. …
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The Curious Case of the Universal Genève Polerouter Sub Super Compressor

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Collecting vintage watches is not for the faint of heart. More often than not, the complete history and details of vintage catalogues are lost to …
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A Brief History of the Universal Geneve Polerouter

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When it comes to watch design, there is perhaps no name better known than that of Gerald Genta. And for good reason. The Swiss-born designer …
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Chronography 6: Panda Dials, PT 2

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That’s right, it’s time for Panda Dials, PT 2, (PT 1 was last week) so let’s get right to it. Seiko 6138-8020 No watch collection …
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Affordable Vintage: Universal Geneve Polerouter Sub

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There are tons of amazing and unique vintage divers out there, but the 1968 Universal Geneve Polerouter Sub took it to another level of coolness. …
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Chronography 3: Counting Registers

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One of the most definitive design elements of a chronograph–perhaps other than the addition of …