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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 198

    Cartier. An 18K gold oblong wristwatch

    SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, SQUARE MODEL, CASE NO. 970'510'106, CIRCA 1970

    Price Realised  

    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.