Lots 353 and 355 are 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".
SIGNED CARTIER, PARIS, QUARTZ, CASE NOS. 8'057'922 AND 0308, CIRCA 1995
Cartier. A lady's fine and elegant 18K gold, diamond and ruby-set wristwatch with bracelet
Signed Cartier, Paris, Quartz, case nos. 8'057'922 and 0308, circa 1995
Quartz movement, 4 jewels, cream dial, Roman numerals, blued steel hands, circular case, diamond-set bezel, central ruby and diamond-set lugs, back secured by four screws, diamond-set crown, 18K gold, diamond and ruby-set Cartier link bracelet with hidden deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
24 mm. diam.