4 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A "TANK" WRISTWATCH, BY CARTIER
The square dial with Roman numerals, cabochon sapphire winding button and snap-on back, to a leather strap and deployant clasp, the reverse with presentation inscription, mechanical movement, French marks
The dial and movement signed Cartier and No. 020451 49020
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