One of the finest selections of vintage and contemporary watches we were able to put together. We tried to do our best to offer you extremely rare and well preserved collectable pieces of the best manufactures.
Session I: Saturday 22 October, 2:30 PM – lots 1 to 104
Session II: Sunday 23 October, 10:30 AM – lots 105 to 179
Session III: Sunday 23 October, 2:30 PM – lots 180 to 271
153 Cartier Fine and Elegant Tank Americaine, Rectangular-shape Wristwatch in White Gold, With Engine Turned Arabic Numbers Dial, Reference 1741
Estimate: € 4,000 – 8,000
Sold € 8,450
Model: Tank Americaine
Case Material: White Gold
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Case N°: 232852CD
Dimensions: 27 × 45 mm
Signed: Dial, Case and Movement
Among the many models Cartier produced of the Tank such as the Cintrée, the Chinoise or Louis Cartier Tank, that are all simply amazing, probably the most appreciated remains the Tank Americaine, created in 1989. The present lot is a specimen realized in 18k white gold, absolutely gorgeous in its design and amazing were dressed. The big carved cabochon is perfect in its conservation such as the nice dial. The Cartier signature stands out sightly above the blue steel hands and inside the minutes closed track while, to close the composition, are painted the Roman indexes.