Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Sep 30, 2014

LOT 97

CARTIER SANTOS DUMONT YELLOW GOLD Cartier Paris, ''Santos Dumont'', case No. 8210530833. Made in the 1990's. Fine and elegant, thin and square, 18K yellow gold lady's wristwatch with 18K yellow gold Cartier buckle.

USD 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 19,000 / CHF 1,300 - 2,200

Sold: USD 2,125

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, case band with 4 screws, polished bezel with 8 pins, cabochon sapphire-set winding crown, sapphire crystal Guilloché silver with painted radial Roman numerals, outer minute track, secret Cartier signature on the X. Blued steel épée hands Cal. 21, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 31 x 23 mm. THICKNESS 4 mm.