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    Sale 1357

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    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 368

    Cartier. An extremely fine and rare rock crystal, jade, enamel and diamond-set eight-day Art Deco desk clock

    SIGNED CARTIER, MADE IN FRANCE, NO. 2233, CASE ALSO SIGNED EUROPEAN WATCH & CLOCK CO. INC., FRANCE, CASE NOS 2233 AND 3922, MOVEMENT SIGNED EUROPEAN WATCH & CLOCK CO., INC., CIRCA 1915

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    Cartier. An extremely fine and rare rock crystal, jade, enamel and diamond-set eight-day Art Deco desk clock
    Signed Cartier, Made in France, No. 2233, case also signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., France, case nos 2233 and 3922, movement signed European Watch & Clock Co., Inc., circa 1915
    Circular nickel-finished lever movement, 15 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, green jade dial, applied black enamel Roman numerals, fancy black enamel and diamond-set hands, each corner decorated with an enamel and diamond-set flower, square-shaped black enamel frame with diamond-set corners, square rock crystal case, stepped sides, applied diamond-set initials WE at 12 o'clock, winder in the chromed back, hinged rock crystal stand, case signed Cartier and European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., France, and numbered movement signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc.
    98 mm. wide


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