11 June 2004
Cartier. A large and rare 18K gold curved rectangular wristwatch
Signed Cartier, movement signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., Grand Tank Cintree model, circa 1925
With circular nickel-finished lever movement, 18 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the silvered matte dial with Arabic numerals, blued steel moon-style hands, the large curved rectangular case with polished ends, engraved monogram to the back secured by four screws in the band, together with an associated gold bracelet and deployant clasp, case hand stamped with Cartier reference numbers and signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., dial signed Cartier, movement signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc.
47 mm. long
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A similar example is illustrated in Cartier-The Tank Watch by Franco Cologni, p. 192.
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