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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 112

    Cartier. An 18K gold rectangular-shaped wristwatch

    SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, COUSSIN MODEL, CASE NO. 781'020'032, CIRCA 1975

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    Cartier. An 18K gold rectangular-shaped wristwatch
    Signed Cartier, Paris, Coussin model, case no. 781'020'032, circa 1975
    Nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, white dial, Roman numerals, inner railway minute divisions, rectangular-shaped case, bamboo-style bezel, cabochon sapphire-set crown, back secured by four screws, hidden lugs, 18K gold Cartier deployant clasp, case stamped with Cartier number, dial and movement signed
    28 mm. wide & 36.5 mm. overall length


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    With Cartier red presentation box.

    The model is described and illustrated in Le Temps de Cartier by Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti, Franco Nencini, p. 289, and in The Cartier Collection: Timepieces, by François Chaille and Franco Cologni, p. 470.