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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

New York, Apr 10, 2013

LOT 21

CARTIER REF. 1543 GALBE GOLD PLATED Cartier Paris, case No. 5-512-118, Ref. 1543. Made in the 1980?s. Fine, rectangular galbé, yellow gold-plated wristwatch with a yellow gold-plated Cartier buckle. To be sold without reserve

C. Two-body, polished, stepped bezel, snap-on case back, cabochon sapphire-set winding crown, sapphire crystal. D. Black with gold painted radial Roman numerals, concentric minute track. Yellow gold epée hands. M. Cal 2512, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 28 x 38 mm. THICKNESS 8 mm.

USD 1,000 - 2,000

HKD 8,000 - 15,000 / CHF 950 - 1,900

Sold: USD 1,375

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original