29 May 2008
CARTIER, "MINI TANK DIVAN"
LADY'S 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET RECTANGULAR WRISTWATCH
NO. 276080 CE, CIRCA 2006
Calibre 157 quartz movement, the silvered sunray effect dial with Roman 3 and 9, in two-part case with pavé-set diamond bezel, back fastened by eight screws and another four in the band, diamond-set octagonal crown, 18k gold and diamond-set Cartier buckle, case and dial signed
Dimensions: 31 x 25 mm.
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Accompanied by a Cartier presentation box and certificate.
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