• Movement 
    Automatic
  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Lot number 
    486
  • Diameter 
    48
  • Location

Description

CARTIER MINUTE REPEATER YELLOW GOLD
Cartier, No. 8256, the movement by European Watch & Clock Co.,
Inc. Made circa 1925.
Very fine, thin and elegant, minute-repeating, 18K yellow gold
keyless dress watch
Three-body, bassine, polished, coin-edge band, case back
with blue enamel inlay monogram.
Matte silver with radial Roman numerals, outer minute
track. Blued steel Breguet hands.
Cal. 18''', rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 29
jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation
balance with 8 adjustments, blued steel fl at balance spring,
index regulator, repeating on gongs with two polished steel
hammers, activated by a slide on the band.