• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2392

    Important Watches

    29 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2814

    CARTIER. A FINE AND LARGE PLATINUM SQUARE WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, MODEL "TANK CHINOISE PLATINE", NO. 0164CE, CIRCA 2004

    Price Realised  

    CARTIER. A FINE AND LARGE PLATINUM SQUARE WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, MODEL "TANK CHINOISE PLATINE", NO. 0164CE, CIRCA 2004

    Cal. 437 MC nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, mono-metallic balance, the silvered engine-turned dial with Roman numerals, secret signature at VII, in square case with raised bars to both ends overlapping the sides, rounded lugs, back secured by four screws in the band, together with an 18k white gold Cartier deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    30 mm. wide


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    US$10,000-13,000
    EUR7,300-9,200

    Accompanied by a Cartier presentation box with outer packaging, blank Certificate dated 2004 and manual.

    The Tank Chinoise was launched in 1922, its case designed with raised overlapping bars to the ends, an alteration from the classical Tank wristwatch.

    The model is described and illustrated in Cartier - The Tank Watch by Franco Cologni, p. 187