Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 118

Ref. 1740, self-winding, centre-seconds, date; “Tank Américaine”; 18K yellow gold

EUR 5,500 - 10,900

USD 6,600 - 13,000 / HKD 51,000 - 102,000

18K yellow gold, self-winding, curvex, vertical rectangular-shaped, large gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with case-back screwed by eight screws, cabochon blue sapphire-set crown, silver guilloché (engine-turned) dial with radial Roman numerals, centre-seconds at 6 and one horological complication:
• Half-instantaneous date of the month (aperture at 6 o’clock)

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Cartier, Paris

Model “Tank Américaine”

Reference 1740

Year circa 2010-2020

Case No. C 94 241

Bracelet brown leather strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold Cartier buckle

Dimensions 45 x 26.5 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of
temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU