24 March 1999,
Price realised GBP 40,000
GBP 15,000 - GBP 18,000
A Fine Art Deco Diamond and Black Onyx Bracelet Watch by Cartier
The circular white-coloured dial with enamel Roman chapters and blue steel hands, revealed through a circular portrait-cut diamond, to the pavé-set surround and openwork stylised floral link bracelet with buckle connections, black onyx borders to either side, and diamond-set push piece, circa 1940, with French assay marks, 17.5 cm long
Dial signed Cartier
Outer case numbered 18142 and 16115
For a picture of this watch, please see:
Le Temps de Cartier, Barracca, Negretti, Nencini, Wrist International, 1989, p. 117
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Please note that this piece is circa 1925 and not 1940 as stated in the catalogue. The movement is signed European Watch & Clock Co. inc.
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