88 Cartier 16 October 2021 | Monaco

Auction Details

An outstanding selection of 88 fabulous Cartier watches! Collected by a true Gentleman who spent his life in researching and cultivating his passion for the famous French brand. Don’t miss the opportunity to own a piece of history of French Design of the last century!

20 Cartier Paris Sophisticated and Exceptional Ronde Wristwatch in Yellow Gold, With Full Leather Strap and Arabic Numerals Dial

Estimate: € 8,000 –⁠ 16,000

Sold € 16,900

Lot Description

Model: Ronde
Case Material: Yellow Gold
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 1970's
Movement: Manual
Caliber: 78-1
Case N°: 105807
Dimensions: 28 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case

Taking inspiration from the “Bund-Style” strap, the lot here offered is an exceptional creation by the Jeweler of Kings and Kings of Jewelers Cartier. Lover of daring and whimsical design, the brand Cartier in the 1970’s and 1980’s tried to produced watches that could work perfectly as a bracelet and time-keeper. The results where multiples with some intriguing creations and the present Ronde is one of those. Equipped with a three-body yellow gold polished case with stepped bezel and back with screws nicely preserved, this watch is surrounded by a full crocodile leather strap bracelet that remind the now iconic “Bund-Style” bracelet capable of wrapping and adorning father a male of female wrist.The matte silver dial has painted radial Arabic numerals and triangular indexes with “epée" blued steel hands.