'Panthère Royale de Cartier' Diamond and Lacquer Wristwatch | 卡地亞 | 'Panthère Royale de Cartier' 鑽石 配 漆繪 腕錶
Cartier | 'Panthère Royale de Cartier' Diamond and Lacquer Wristwatch
卡地亞 | 'Panthère Royale de Cartier' 鑽石 配 漆繪 腕錶
Set with brilliant-cut diamonds and black lacquer, mounted in 18 karat white gold, quartz movement, signed Cartier, numbered, French maker's mark, inner circumference 160mm, case stamped Cartier.
Accompanied by Cartier certificate of authenticity and pin.
The movement is in working condition at the time of cataloguing. All function is working properly. 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. Accompanied by Cartier certificate of authenticity and case stamped Cartier. Please refer to certificate for further details. Quartz movement. Stamped Swiss assay marks and inscribed Au750 for 18 karat white gold, Signed Cartier, numbered 10225XX and 3992. Inscribed SWISS MADE. Stamped French maker's mark. Diamonds weighing approximately 3.00 carats in total are bright and lively as gauged and graded in the mount. Black lacquer in good condition. Signs of normal wear on metal, overall in very good condition.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. 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. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption.Certificates of Authenticity: Various manufacturers may not issue certificates of authenticity upon request. Sotheby's is not under an obligation to furnish the purchaser with a certificate of authenticity from the manufacturer at any time. Unless the requirements for a rescission of the sale under the Terms of Guarantee are satisfied, the failure of a manufacturer to issue a certificate will not constitute grounds to rescind the sale. Gemological Certificates and Reports: References in the catalogue descriptions to certificates or reports issued by gemological laboratories are provided only for the information of bidders, and Sotheby's does not guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, terms or information contained in such certificates or reports. Please also note that laboratories may differ in their assessment of a gemstone (including its origin and presence, type and extent of treatments) and their certificates or reports may contain different results.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.