View full screen - View 1 of Lot 2147. CARTIER | CRASH, A WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH, CIRCA 1999 | 卡地亞 | "Crash 白金鑲鑽石腕錶,錶殼編號A114689,約1999年製".
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CARTIER | CRASH, A WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH, CIRCA 1999 | 卡地亞 | "Crash 白金鑲鑽石腕錶,錶殼編號A114689,約1999年製"

Estimate:

480,000 - 700,000 HKD

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTOR

CARTIER | CRASH, A WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH, CIRCA 1999 | 卡地亞 | "Crash 白金鑲鑽石腕錶,錶殼編號A114689,約1999年製"

CARTIER | CRASH, A WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH, CIRCA 1999 | 卡地亞 | "Crash 白金鑲鑽石腕錶,錶殼編號A114689,約1999年製"

Estimate:

480,000 - 700,000 HKD

Lot sold:

693,000

HKD

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTOR

CARTIER

卡地亞


CRASH

A WHITE GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCH, CIRCA 1999

Crash

白金鑲鑽石腕錶,錶殼編號A114689,約1999年製

附帶證書、說明書及盒子


Dial: silvered

Calibre: mechanical, jeweled

Case: 18k white gold, case back secured by 4 screws

Case number: A114689

Closure: pink Cartier alligator strap and 18k white gold folding clasp

Size: 39 mm length

Signed: case, dial and movement

Accessories: Cartier International Guarantee Certificate, instruction manual and presentation box

The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. All diamonds are nice and intact. The watch is in excellent overall condition with only extremely minor signs of wear. The folding clasp is in excellent overall condition with minor wear only.


Please note that the movement has not been tested for the accuracy of time and may need a service at the buyer's expense. Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement and we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts.


You are advised that watch straps or bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator or crocodile) are not sold with the watch and we reserve the right to remove these straps or bands prior to shipping. Furthermore, the watch may not come with its original manufacturers strap or band.


Prospective bidders should review the Conditions of Business, Authenticity Guarantee, the Guide for Prospective Buyers, and any Important Notice in the sale catalogue.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. All dimensions in catalogue descriptions are approximate. Condition reports may not specify mechanical replacements or imperfections to the movement, case, dial, pendulum, separate base(s) or dome. Watches in water-resistant cases have been opened to examine movements but no warranties are made that the watches are currently water-resistant. Please note that we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts, such as wheels, hands, crowns, crystals, screws, bracelets and leather bands, since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. In particular, please note it is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with any applicable import and export matters, particularly in relation to lots incorporating materials from endangered species.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


**Please be advised that bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator and crocodile) are not sold with the watches and are for display purposes only. We reserve the right to remove these bands prior to shipping."

Introduced in 1967, the Crash resists the limitation of shape and time, expressing its creative elegance through an abstract design, redefining the regular conducts of watchmaking history. The present example is encased in white gold and embellished with diamonds, capturing the charm of femininity with its extraordinary sensation. Always released with a very limited production the Cartier Crash is a rare treasure to add to any watch collection.


Consigned by an important collector, the watch is in an excellent state of preservation and rare still as it still retains all original accessories.