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3475T Marlborough
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Cartier Basculante Mécanique Stainless Steel Wristwatch

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3475T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 19, 2020 12:00PM


Cartier Basculante Mécanique Stainless Steel Wristwatch, engine-turned roman numeral dial with blued-steel hands, winding crown located at the top of the swing-out and pivoted frame, reference 2390 manual-wind movement, on a Cartier signed leather strap, 37 x 25 mm.

Note: In 1932 the Tank Basculante was released by Cartier, a year after the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso. The case designs are similar, but the Cartier example adds an additional pivot on the frame.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

currently winding setting and ticking, overall very clean example with little wear to case. Update 10-23 Interior case back engraved "John mi vida Sally 2003"

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