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Cartier Tortue Petit Modelé limited edition yellow gold cloisonné enamel wristwatch with dragon motif

Sale price€22.000,00 EUR

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.

CIRCA: 2004


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.