29 May 2008
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING TWO-TIME-ZONE WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS, DATE DISPLAY AND POWER-RESERVE INDICATION
REF. 2388, CASE NO. 478325CD, CIRCA 2000
Calibre 480, 30 jewels, the guilloched grey dial with applied Arabic 3 and 9, outer luminescent hour markers and hands, engine-turned subdials for the second time, fan-form sector for power-reserve indication, aperture for the date, in three-part case with rotatable bezel, brushed and polished, sapphire crystal with magnified lens, transparent back fastened by eight screws, black cabochon protective cap with security link, stainless steel Cartier deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 38 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
On 13 June a selection of watches from The Collection of Mel Blanc, the man who voiced hundreds of cartoon characters, will be offered in New York
Christie’s most ambitious offering of Western art to date adds to strong performance in 18 sales across six days
Christie’s specialist Patrick Hofstetter on the essential attributes that ensure the Daytona’s enduring popularity with collectors
A striking example in the storied Calatrava line, the ref. 2526 was the first Patek Philippe wristwatch with an automatic movement
Explore a breathtaking array of Impressionist and modern art, to be offered in our forthcoming 20th Century Week auctions from 15–22 June.
Why this iconic piece, offered in New York on 20 June, represented a 'moment of profound transition’ for its creator — and for furniture design itself