Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

LOT 46

“Tonneau Curvex”; 18K yellow gold

HKD 140,000 - 184,600

USD 17,800 - 23,800 / CHF 16,600 - 22,120

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, curvex, vertical tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with case-back screwed by four screws, mobile lugs, cabochon sapphire-set crown, silver colour guilloché (engine-turned) dial with radial Roman numerals.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8-10


Slightly scratched


Movement: 3-8**


Slightly scratched

Repair required, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Cartier, Paris

Model “Tonneau Curvex”

Year Circa 1925-1930

Movement No. 26 439 / 26 440 (on the main-plate under the dial)

Case No. 17 893

Bracelet Black leather strap

Buckle 18K yellow gold Cartier deployant clasp (modern)

Caliber 9’’’ (by European Watch and Clock Co., Inc.), 8 adjustments

Dimensions 51.1 x 23.8 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement