12-07-201012-07-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2529BBoston
December 7, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Art Deco Pendulette, Cartier, France

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$36,735$31,000
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2529BLocation: BostonDate / Time: December 07, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Pendulette, Cartier, France, the mother-of-pearl and lapis dial with rose-cut diamond hands, enamel bezel with gold Roman numeral indicatiors, corners set with sapphire cabochons with enamel borders, within lucite frame, and rock crystal stand, enclosing European Watch and Clock Co. 15-jewel movement, reverse no. 1124, 2232, and inscribed "Made in France", interior no. 3851, 2232, bezel with guarantee stamp for pieces in gold and silver, signed on the dial, within original fitted box, (box with damage).

Note: For a similar pendulette, see Le Temps de Cartier, Jader Barracca et al., p. 172.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Interior outer bezel and disc both no. 3851, 2232
interior of case signed European Watch and Clock Co. France.
Crazing to enamel on dial
Chip to rock crystal stand at the hinge
Currently running and partially winding. Possibly missing setting key and does not currently set
Dial apparently without issues.
Box with significant losses and discoloration to exterior.
Box 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.
Clock 2 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.

Keywords

Cartier, France, Clock Co., Le Temps, Clock Co. France