15 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,625
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
CARTIER. A RARE 18K GOLD RETRACTABLE PENCIL WITH WATCH WITH ORIGINAL FITTED BOX
SIGNED CARTIER, CIRCA 1925
Copper-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, rectangular ribbed pencil case, watch set in case, tapered end, monogram plaque, cabochon ruby-set crown, snap on cover, dial signed
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Accompanied by original Cartier red leather monogrammed presentation box.
A similar pencil with watch is illustrated in Le Temps de Cartier, Barracca, J., Negretti, G. and Nencini, N., 1989, page. 217.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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