Universal Genève, Tri-Compax, Ref. 22279. Made in 1950s. Fine, manual-winding, stainless steel wristwatch with square button chronograph, registers, triple date and moon phases.
Universal Geneve enjoyed a reputation for exceptional quality and craftsmanship, being distributed by the Henry Stern Watch Agency in the US and Hermes in France.
The present watch, a handsome example of the iconic Tri-Compax, would make a fitting addition to any collection.