3 December 2008,
Price realised HKD 56,250
Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 70,000
GOLD AND ENAMEL MANUAL-WINDING LADY'S WRISTWATCH
NO. 20816, CIRCA 1920
Mechanical movement, 19 jewels, matte off-white dial with painted numerals, two-part case in 18k gold, bezel set with enamel and gold dot pattern, back fastened by four screws in the band, cabochon sapphire-set crown, associated with 18k gold and pink gold buckle, dial signed Cartier, movement signed European Watch and Clock Co. Inc.
Dimensions: 20 x 27 mm.
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