Lot 47: A stainless steel automatic Cartier Santos wrist watch.
January 21, 2013
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: CARTIER - a stainless steel automatic Santos 100 wrist watch, the silvered dial with black Roman numerals and inner minute track, H shaped case numbered 707859PX 2656, fitted to an authentic black alligator strap with deployant buckle. Case width 41mm.
Condition Report: Cartier Santos 100 wrist watch, movement is currently functioning, movement shows dirt and discolouration, dial shows dark marks and scratches, hands are lightly marked but in general good condition, glass is lightly scratched from previous use, case has medium scratches from use, case back is scratched from use, there are screws missing to the case back, bezel is scratched from previous use, watch fitted to alligator strap which is creased and showing wear from use, clasp is scratched but functioning. This lot does not come with box or papers. Due to the opening of the case back we recommend that this lot be resealed by an authorised technician before use near water. Fellows do not guarantee the working order or accuracy of any watches sold. Export of Watches, Accessories and Parts containing materials from Endangered SpeciesMany of the articles offered in this sale have components, or are parts which may contain material(s) derived from endangered or protected animal materials e. g. alligator, crocodile skin and as such are prohibited by law to be exported by Fellows without a CITES permit. Fellows are therefore required to remove any restricted strap prior to delivery of the watch and buckle/clasp, and are unable to ship from their offices any other restricted part. It is the responsibility of the prospective buyer to understand and comply with any restrictions. Please contact our department specialist for further information.