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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 08, 2015

LOT 147

CARTIER BAIGNOIRE MECHANICAL BACKWIND YELLOW GOLD Cartier, Paris, "Baignoire", No. 53938, Ref. 2368. Made in the 1960s. Fine, oval, curved 18K yellow gold lady's wristwatch with an 18K yellow gold Cartier deployant clasp.

Two-body, solid, polished, back with screws, concealed lugs. Off-white with painted radial Roman numerals. Blued steel "Epée" hands. Rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, 15 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to heat, cold isochronism, self compensating flat balance spring.

CHF 1,500 - 3,500

HKD 12,000 - 28,000 / USD 1,600 - 3,600

Sold: CHF 3,750

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-8-01


Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 27 x 20 mm. THICKNESS 6 mm. Property of a Swiss Lady