CARTIER, NEW YORK PENDULE ECRAN AN IMPORTANT AND RARE ROCK CRYSTAL, ONYX, ENAMEL, CORAL, YELLOW GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET MYSTERY DESK TIMEPIECE, CIRCA 1926

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Lot №: 290
Estimate: $100,000 - 200,000
15 December 2020
Sold price
$564 500
New York

Description

Cartier, New York


PENDULE ECRAN

AN IMPORTANT AND RARE ROCK CRYSTAL, ONYX, ENAMEL, CORAL, YELLOW GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET MYSTERY DESK TIMEPIECE, CIRCA 1926


Dial: rock crystal, platinum and black enamel hands set with rose-cut diamonds

Caliber: gilt lever movement housed within the base signed E.W.& C. Co., Inc. France, 13 jewels

Movement number: 13

Case: rock crystal panel, yellow gold and white enamel chapter ring bordered by rose-cut diamonds, rose-cut diamond spandrels, all framed within a black enamel border enhanced with bands of baton coral in gold channel settings repeated along the case bands, and above and below the dial, all set upon an onyx base accented by black enamel arches and a central sphere

Case number: 66'548, 91'278, 40'646, No.999

Size: approximately 14 cm x 10.5 cm x 6.5 cm 

Signed: case, dial and movement

Accessories:Cartier fitted presentation box 

Brand: CARTIERN°