Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 16

“Mini Tank”; 18K yellow gold

CHF 3,300 - 5,500

EUR 3,000 - 5,000 / USD 3,600 - 6,000 / HKD 27,800 - 46,400

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, vertical rectangular-shaped with rounded corners, lady’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, stepped rounded bezel, cabochon blue sapphire-set winding-crown; white colour dial with black painted radial Roman numerals.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Cartier, Paris

Model “Mini Tank”

Year circa 1960-1970

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 033 206 / 63 324

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet black leather Cartier strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold Cartier deployant clasp

Height 31.1 mm.

Width 30.2 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories fitted box


Although this watch is considered to be made for a lady, this does not prevent a man from wearing it, as he must be a very delicate and precious person, unless it is a new fashion for a boy to wear such a watch.


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.