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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 367

    Cartier. A fine and rare 18K gold, onyx, carnelian and enamel 8-day desk clock with box and key

    SIGNED CARTIER, FRANCE, CASE NO. 6311, MOVEMENT NO. 5893, SOLD BY CARTIER LONDON IN 1929

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    Cartier. A fine and rare 18K gold, onyx, carnelian and enamel 8-day desk clock with box and key
    Signed Cartier, France, case no. 6311, movement no. 5893, sold by Cartier London in 1929
    With gilt-finished 8-day lever movement, 10 jewels, the engine-turned silvered dial with Roman numerals on blank chapter ring, in rectangular upright gold case with inlaid black and blue enamel decoration, a black onyx plaque to the top, carnelian, black onyx and cabochon turquoise decorated sides, on black onyx base, case with hand-stamped Cartier reference numbers, dial signed Cartier
    60 mm. high


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    Accompanied by Cartier Joaillerie SA Geneva Certificate of Authenticity No. 2288 dated 19 November 1996, fitted leather presentation box and key.