The Magical Art of Cartier
Geneva, Nov 19, 1996
"Pendulette Chinoise inclinable", 18K yellow gold, enamel, rock crystal and coral, diamond- set eight day going table dock with adjustable dial Paris, 1928
Black enamel hexagonal, coral set bezel with diamond accents, pivoted between two rock crystal columns with onyx bases, topped by carved Fô- Dogs and applied with black and coral enamelled gold Chinese decoration with diamond accents, standing on a rectangular rock crystal base. Hexagonal Chinese 19th century lacquered dial panel with inlaid mother-of-pearl marquetry scene and applied with diamond-set Roman numerals and diamond-set bands. Frosted and gilt,19"' movement, 15 jewels, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring. Measuring approx. 12 x 13 x 4.5 cm. Cartier Certificate of Authenticity N° 2427.