Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Oct 19, 2012

LOT 25

CARTIER, REF. 2356 TORTUE CHRONOGRAPH Cartier, Swiss, Tortue Chronographe, No. 0100 CC, Ref. 2356. Made in 2000s, sold on August 7, 2004. Very fine, tonneau-shaped, water resistant, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with single button chronograph, register and an 18K yellow gold Cartier deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted box and certificate, and booklet.

HKD 60,000 - 90,000

USD 8,000 - 11,000 / EUR 6,000 - 9,000

Sold: HKD 93,750

C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 8 screws, case band with 4 screws, rounded bezel, octagonal sapphire-set winding-crown, sapphire crystals. D. Guilloché silver with painted radial Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and 30-minute register dials. Blued steel Breguet hands. M. Cal. 045 MC, with special Cartier decoration, rhodium plated, 22 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating fl at balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 43 mm. Thickness 10 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original