11 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 26,250
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 10,000
AN ART DECO DIAMOND AND ROCK CRYSTAL WRISTWATCH, BY CARTIER
With nickel-finished lever backwound movement, 17 jewels, the cream rectangular dial with black Arabic numerals and blued-steel hands, the platinum case enhanced by baguette-cut diamonds, to the bracelet designed as an alternating series of single-cut diamond panels and open rectangular rock crystal links, mounted in platinum, circa 1920, 6¼ ins., with French assay mark
Dial signed Cartier, movement and inside case signed European Watch and Clock Co., Inc., inside case no. 23008, caseback engraved with initials "G.L.L."
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