29 October 2002
CARTIER. AN 18K GOLD, SILVER AND LACQUER LIGHTER WITH BUILT-IN WATCH
Signed Cartier, France, Model Montre Briquet, circa 1930
With nickel finished lever movement, 15 jewels, the silvered dial with Roman numerals, blued steel moon-style hands, the square case with screwed bezel embedded into a black lacquered silver rectangular lighter with an adjustable flint mechanism and a gold overlaid flip top, dial signed Cartier, movement signed European Watch and Clock Co., case hand-stamped with Cartier reference numbers
Overall dimensions 41 x 33 mm.
This lighter is sold with a Cartier presentation box
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Post Lot Text
For a similar piece, see Le Temps de Cartier by Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti and Franco Nencini, edition Publi Prom, page 149.
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