CARTIER ENAMEL, SILVER, GOLD & DIAMOND DESK CLOCK
Cartier, "Montre de Bureau", No. 6794/119829/4384.
Made circa 1910.
Very fine and rare, square silver and enamel, gold and
silver-gilt, 8-day going strut desk clock with rose-cut diamond-
set platinum hands.
Square, the front and sides overlaid with translucent violet
guilloche enamel, white champlevé enamel line borders,
yellow gold bezel decorated with a repeated leaf and flower
pattern on a white champlevé enamel ground, composition
back secured by 8 screws, hinged silver-gilt strut.
Matte silver with radial Roman numerals, outer minute
track, sunray engine-turned center. Platinum rose-cut
diamond-set arrow hands.
19''', matte gilt, 15 jewels, straight line lever escapement,
monometallic balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring,