Another from the Ultra stable - Ultra Prestige
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By john87300

Thread: Another from the Ultra stable - Ultra Prestige

Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Member john87300's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Limousin France

    Another from the Ultra stable - Ultra Prestige

    Some of you may possibly have seen my posts on the French Ultra brand and its associates Altitude and Mirus. This week, to go alongside my 4 other members of the Ultra stable, I've managed to get hold of an Ultra I've not seen or heard of before, an Ultra Prestige.

    The seller's photo and description were not too revealing:

    "In good condition and working order" with no information on, or photo of, the movement.

    After a good clean up, I've got a nice looking, big for the 1950's at 34mm, watch.

    Opening the French 1950's Bagobloc SGDG back, found typically on many makers output of watches a "step up" from their more general production, there is a Jeambrun 26D 17 jewel movement:

    I'll update my Ultra/Altitude/Mirus thread at a later date, by which time I'm hoping that a highly respected member here will have added an Altitude to his collection.
    parrotandpitbull likes this.
    Watch Website: last update 07/11/2012

  2. #2
    Member Marrick's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    East Yorkshire, UK

    Re: Another from the Ultra stable - Ultra Prestige

    That is a great dial John. Congrats.

    And yes - I should have an Altitude by then.
    Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects."

    Will Rogers (1879 - 1935)

    Please don't PM me to ask for a valuation - I won't attempt one.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts