Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces
Hong Kong, Nov 27, 2016
ROTONDE DE CARTIER REF. 2955 NO. 1 PINK GOLD Cartier, No. 1, Ref. 2955. Made circa 2014. Very fine and rare, water-resistant, 18K pink gold wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and an 18K pink gold Cartier deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original fitted box, certificate and instruction booklet.
Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 8 screws, rounded bezel, straight lugs, cabochon sapphire-set winding-crown, sapphire crystals. Satiné silver with painted radial Roman numerals, concentric 1/5th seconds track with 5-second Arabic markers, secret Cartier signature at VII, central disc display for the 30-minute register, outer minute track. Partially hidden blued steel epee hands. Cal. 9907 MC, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 35 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.