14 November 2011
Cartier. A lady's fine and elegant 18K white gold, diamond, ruby and emerald-set wristwatch with bracelet
Signed Cartier, case no. 664'031, circa 1995
Quartz movement, 4 jewels, pavé-set diamond dial circular case, diamond-set bezel, central emerald-set lugs, back secured by four screws, diamond-set crown, 18K white gold Cartier bracelet, openwork hoop-links set with diamonds, rubies and emeralds, hidden deployant clasp, case and movement signed
24 mm. diam.
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The present watch is most certainly part of an exceedingly small series of such fully precious stone-set watches possibly made to special order, underlining Cartier's reputation as "The Jeweller of Kings and the King of Jewellers".
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