Description

    Cartier Very Fine Enamel, Agate & Gold Montre de Bureau by European Watch & Clock Co., circa 1920
    Case: polished agate, 75 mm square with scalloped corners, gold bezel with stylized leaf pattern on a turquoise enameled ground, each corner set with a cabochon sapphire, gilt brass drum case for the movement with hinged strut
    Dial: guilloche silver with black radial Roman numerals, gold circle and arrow form hands
    Movement: nickel, 3/4 plate, 15 jewels, three adjustments, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensation balance
    Signed: movement and case strut signed E. W. & Co., dial and case signed Cartier




    Condition Report*:

    Type: Cartier Very Fine Enamel, Agate & Gold Montre de Bureau by European Watch & Clock Co.
    Dial: silver, black Roman numerals
    Hands; gold, arrow hands
    Metal: gilt, agate and gold
    Case No: 766 on strut and inside back, back also 1356
    Case Info: gold and enamel bezel, gilt back
    Case Width: 75 mm square
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, 3/4 plate, 15 jewels, three adjustments, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensation balance
    Circa: 1920
    Condition: case is in very fine and good condition, dial is good, movement is good


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    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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