Lot 8: A Belle Époque diamond, enamel and eighteen karat gold pendant watch, Cartier, circa 1910
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Belle Époque diamond, enamel and eighteen karat gold pendant watch, Cartier
18 jewel movement, 8 adjustments with screw set, split bi-metallic balance, case no. 7965 with rose-cut diamond center, border and bow, suspended from a later old European-cut diamond and platinum chain; estimated total diamond weight of chain: 1.50 carats.
Property from a Kinnelon, New Jersey estate
Please note that all wear is consistent with age and use for all the above lots. The absence of a statement of surface or condition issues does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging
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Overall condition: good to very good
Movement: 18 jewel, 8 adj., no corrosion or excessive wear, light discoloration. Sets, winds and runs.
Diamonds: old European-cut
Carat(s): 1.50 total weight approximate
Stamped: Dial and movement marked for Cartier, case with Swiss marks for 18k
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