Lot 40
  • 40

Cartier/European Watch & Clock Co.

Estimate
5,000 - 8,000 GBP
Sold
9,000 GBP
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Description

  • A YELLOW GOLD CURVED TONNEAU FORM WRISTWATCH
    1923 TONNEAU

  • LENGTH 46 MM
• manual winding damascened nickel lever movement signed European Watch and Clock Co Inc, 18 jewels, bi-metallic compensation balance, 8 adjustments • cream dial, Roman numerals, blued steel Breguet hands • 18k yellow gold tonneau form case, hand stamped Cartier numbers to the back, screw-set lugs, sapphire cabochon set winding crown • case, dial and movement signed, case with London import marks for 1923 • with a later 18k gold Cartier deployant buckle

Catalogue Note

Accompanied by an illustrated Cartier Certificate of Authenticity dated June 2008, confirming production of this wristwatch for Cartier, London, in 1923.

A similar watch is illustrated in Barracca, J., Negretti, G., Nencini, F., Le Temps de Cartier, 1989, p. 40.

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