Lot 59Cartier Silver-Gilt, Enamel, Diamond and Agate Miniature Travel Clock, France
The rectangular case alternatingly striped with bright blue enamel and silver-gilt, edged by slender white gold bands, centering a circular white porcelain dial with blak Arabic numerals, with outer circle of gold-tone dots, with ornate silver and rose-cut diamond hands, encircled by white enamel dots, the base outlined by gild beading, atop a rectangular agate platform, dial signed Cartier France, movement and plaque under base signed E.W. and C. Co. Inc., France, no. 120-G, retailed by J. Wiss, movement no. 99456. Case 1 1/8 x 1/4 x 7/8 inches. Height with base 2 inches.
Base 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 inches.
C Estate of a Prominent Connecticut Collector
Sold for $10,080
The movement is currently running, but not guaranteed to be in working order.
Several small chips to enamel dots around dial.
Minor enamel loss on reverse. Some tarnish on gold frame and gold stripes on reverse.
Some spotting and pitting on crystal.
Agate: translucent, good luster.
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