Cartier Tortue Petit Modelé limited edition yellow gold cloisonné enamel wristwatch with dragon motif
Small model Tortue watch in 18k yellow gold. Dial and case in cloisonné enamel with dragon motif. Cartier caliber 430 MC hand-wound workshop-crafted mechanical movement, 18 jewels. Dark grey toile strap with adjustable folding buckle.
AUTHENTICATION: Cartier Tortue was personally designed by Louis Cartier and developed in 1912. The tortoise-inspired case design stood out from the predominantly round cases of the competition at the time and has become an iconic classic for the brand. This is a very unique looking watch and is a limited edition and feature intricately cloisonne enameled dial and case. The watch is limited to only 20 pieces produced, which makes it extremely rare.
DIAL: Clean and intact.
CASE: Overall in very good condition with light scuffs from wear.
MOVEMENT: in working order at time of cataloguing. The watch has not been tested to determine the accuracy of its timekeeping. Please note that a service may be required at the buyer's discretion.
Accessories: Certificate of Authenticity, Certificate of Origin, service booklet, instructions manual and presentation case.
Cartier d'Art Petit Modèle:
Dial: enamel cloisonné, dragon motif
Calibre: cal. 430MC manual wind, 18 jewels
Case: 18k yellow gold, sapphire crystal display back secured by 4 screws
Case number: limited edition 14/20
Closure: : 18k yellow gold Cartier deployant buckle
Size: 30mm width x 34mm length
The strap of this wristwatch is made from an endangered species, please refer to important notices for further information.