14 November 2011
Cartier. A lady's fine, elegant and impressive 18K white gold, diamond, ruby, emerald and sapphire-set wristwatch with bracelet
Signed Cartier, Paris, Quartz, St. Petersburg model, case nos. BP082000 and 646'616, circa 1995
Quartz movement, 4 jewels, pavé-set diamond dial, circular case, diamond-set bezel, back secured by four screws, central gold, ruby, emerald and sapphire-set lugs, ruby-set crown, 18K white gold and pavé-set diamond Cartier link bracelet with hidden deployant clasp, case and movement signed
26 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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