A Tourbillion is not something one has opportunity to encounter every day. This beauty is the Cartier Diabolo Tourbillion. First, let's just list the attributes which work together to make this more of a work of art than a watch.Sapphire case back with 8 screws. Sapphire set winding crown and lug screws. Guilloché silver dial with painted radial Roman numerals. Secret Cartier signature on one of the Roman numerals. See if you can spot it. 64 hour power reserve scale.
Aperture for the visible tourbillon. 102, gilt brass, fully engraved, 39 jewels. Rounding out this impressive list is of course, the one minute tourbillon regulator with polished steel carriage.
It is hard to talk about this watch without simply gushing over its beauty and rarity. Produced in limited numbers through the mid to late 1990's, this model has been going up in value as watch collectors scramble to add. Unique pieces to growing collections. As well, this watch was serviced by Cartier in December of 2018. This watch was serviced and refinished by Cartier in Switzerland in December of 2018.
It comes with service papers and box, as well as a new unworn strap. Please note: the item pictured is the item that ships. The item "Cartier Diabolo Tourbillion Extremely Rare Collectors Piece 37mm 2050" is in sale since Monday, June 1, 2020.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "harmonywatches" and is located in Grimsby. This item can be shipped worldwide.