17 November 2008,
Price realised CHF 6,250
Estimate CHF 6,000 - CHF 8,000
Cartier. An 18K gold oblong wristwatch
Signed Cartier, Paris, Square model, case no. 970'510'106, circa 1970
Cal. 97 B circular nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, white dial, Roman numerals, inner railway minute divisions, oblong case, stepped bezel, onyx-set crown, back secured by four screws, 18K gold Cartier deployant clasp, case stamped with Cartier number, dial and movement signed
38 mm. wide
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The model is described and illustrated in Le Temps de Cartier by Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti, Franco Nencini, p. 288, and in The Cartier Collection: Timepieces, by François Chaille and Franco Cologni, p. 470.
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