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Cartier
A PLATINUM AND SAPPHIRE SET OPEN FACED WATCH CIRCA 1925
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT
163
Cartier
A PLATINUM AND SAPPHIRE SET OPEN FACED WATCH CIRCA 1925
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Cartier
A PLATINUM AND SAPPHIRE SET OPEN FACED WATCH CIRCA 1925
Dial: silvered
Caliber: 16'" ligne manual winding movement, 19 jewels
Movement number: 23544
Case: platinum, with sapphire set bow, applied sapphire set monogram, and personal inscription along the bezel
Case number: 20939, 76757, hand scratched Cartier inventory number on bow 3305, movement number repeated 23544 
Size: diameter 42 mm
Signed: case and dial signed by retailer, movement signed European Watch and Clock Co.
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Catalogue Note

Early Cartier timepieces are always a treat to see resurface to the market.  The present example comes from descendants of the original owner, and has been well preserved for close to a century. 

This Cartier open faced watch features a sapphire set bow and mounted sapphire set monogram on the caseback, elevating the elegance of the piece.  As any collector would wish to see, the present watch has all of the corresponding case and movement numbers, as well as the Cartier inventory number.

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