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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 366

    Cartier. A very fine 18K gold, agate, enamel and sapphire-set Art Deco desk clock with original box

    SIGNED CARTIER, CASE NOS. 139 AND 159, CASE SIGNED E.W.&C. CO. INC., FRANCE, NO. 658, MOVEMENT SIGNED E.W.&C. CO. INC., NO. 166139, CIRCA 1920

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    Cartier. A very fine 18K gold, agate, enamel and sapphire-set Art Deco desk clock with original box
    Signed Cartier, case nos. 139 and 159, case signed E.W.&C. Co. Inc., France, no. 658, movement signed E.W.&C. Co. Inc., no. 166139, circa 1920
    With gilt-finished lever movement, 15 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the engine-turned silvered dial with Roman numerals, skeletonized hands, the gold and black champlevé enamel bezel with leaf decoration, in square agate case with stepped border, applied gold-mounted cabochon sapphires to the corners, the winder to the gilt metal back, hinged gilt metal stand, case numbered, stand signed EWC and numbered, dial signed, movement signed EWC and numbered
    74 mm. wide


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    Accompanied by Cartier original fitted burgundy leather presentation box with hinged stand.