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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 364

    Cartier. A fine and unusual 18K gold and enamel ultra slim half hunter case keyless lever dress watch

    SIGNED CARTIER, NO. 22630, 05307, 23495, 9793 AND 4215, MANUFACTURED IN 1929

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    Cartier. A fine and unusual 18K gold and enamel ultra slim half hunter case keyless lever dress watch
    Signed Cartier, No. 22630, 05307, 23495, 9793 and 4215, manufactured in 1929
    Nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, gilt matte dial, name "A Kreisberg" for the numerals, circular slim case, engine-turned and inlaid white enamel geometrical decorated sides, inlaid blue enamel Roman numerals to the glazed window in the front, case and pendant numbered, movement signed Haas
    50 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Montres Cartier, the present watch was sold by Cartier Paris in 1929.

    For black and white images of a similar, possibly the present half-hunter case watch decorated with white and blue enamel and also made in 1929 see Le Temps de Cartier by Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti, Franco Nencini, p. 141.