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Geneva, Nov 14, 2009

LOT 132

Cartier, "Triple Date, Moon Phases", movement No. 56744, case No. 022203. Made in the 1950's. Very fine and rare, square 18K yellow gold wristwatch with triple date, moon phases and and 18K pink gold Cartier deployant clasp.

CHF 20,000 - 30,000

USD 20,000 - 30,000 / EUR 13,500 - 20,000

Sold: CHF 26,400

C. Two body, solid, polished, curved lugs, snap-on case back. D. Silver with painted Roman numerals, auxiliary dials for the seconds, days of the week, date and months, aperture for the moon phases. Yellow gold baton hands. M. Audemars Piguet Cal. 9???, rhodiumplated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 4 positions, self-compensating Breguet balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 25 x 36 mm. Thickness 8 mm.

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Grading System
Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original


Illustration from Le Temps de Cartier, by Barracca, Negretti and Nencini, pp. 178 - 179