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    Sale 1357

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    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 111

    Cartier. An unusual 18K gold rectangular backwound wristwatch set within a leather bracelet

    SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, CASE NOS. 032'151 AND 62'231, MOVEMENT SIGNED JAEGER-LECOULTRE AND NUMBERED 2008/770, CIRCA 1976

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    Cartier. An unusual 18K gold rectangular backwound wristwatch set within a leather bracelet
    Signed Cartier, Paris, case nos. 032'151 and 62'231, movement signed Jaeger-Lecoultre and numbered 2008/770, circa 1976
    Cal. 430 nickel-finished lever movement, 19 jewels, white dial, inner minute railway divisions, rectangular curved case, crown to the back, back secured by four screws, set within a leather bracelet, cabochon sapphire-set crown, 18K gold Cartier deployant clasp, case signed and numbered, dial signed, movement numbered and signed Jaeger-LeCoultre
    24 mm. wide


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    For another example of a rectangular Cartier wristwatch set within a leather bracelet see Le Temps de Cartier by Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti, Franco Nencini, p. 270.