• Rare Jewels and Objets d'Art:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2390

    Rare Jewels and Objets d'Art: A Superb Collection

    21 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1113

    AN OLD GRAND-DAD WHISKEY BOTTLE CLOCK, BY CARTIER

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    AN OLD GRAND-DAD WHISKEY BOTTLE CLOCK, BY CARTIER
    Of nickel-finished lever movement, 15 jewels, the reflective rectangular dial with cream Arabic numerals and hands, mounted on a glass partition within the long-necked glass bottle, with an orange "OLD GRAND-DAD KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY" label, topped with an orange twist-off cap and cork, circa 1950, 11¾ x 3 5/16 ins., in a Cartier red leather fitted box
    Dial signed Cartier, movement signed Cortland Watch Co., unadjusted


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