Lot 97: Art Deco Silver-Gilt, Rose Quartz, Black Onyx and Enamel Eight-Day Desk Clock, Cartier
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Art Deco Silver-Gilt, Rose Quartz, Black Onyx and Enamel Eight-Day Desk Clock, Cartier
Manual wind, the arched rectangular black onyx case centering a circular engine-turned matte gold-tone dial with white Arabic numerals and hands and railroad track indicator chapter ring, encircled by a key-fret border applied in black enamel, diameter approximately 50 mm., framed by silver-gilt columns and base applied with a green enamel zig-zag pattern atop a beveled edge rose quartz platform supported by four silver balls, dial signed Cartier, movement signed Lemania Continental Imp. Co., no. 6574, circa 1935. 4 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches. With original signed fitted box.
The movement is currently running, but is not guaranteed to be in working order. 15J, no adj, Swiss.
Case with back cover inside signed exactly same as watch movement.
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