Sale 12JL01 | Lot 809

Art Deco Japanesque Rock Crystal, Mother-of-Pearl, Abalone Pearl, Enamel and Diamond Desk Clock, Cartier

Catalogue: Fine Jewelry & Contents of Abandoned Safe Deposit Boxes

Lot Details

Lot 809
Art Deco Japanesque Rock Crystal, Mother-of-Pearl, Abalone Pearl, Enamel and Diamond Desk Clock, Cartier
Case signed Cartier, no. 1134 1356, slightly obscured, movement signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., France, c. 1920, rock crystal cracked at top. 3 1/4 x 2 5/8 inches.


Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $46,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The movement is currently running,but not guaranteed to be in working order.
Movement is damaskeen nickel, double signed by European Watch & Clock Co. Inc.
Outside case cover signed Cartier, no. 1838.
Inside back cover signed by European Watch & Clock Co. Inc.
Nos. 3278, 1838 main no., 1134, 7356.
Rock crystal is cracked at top.
Several small pitting spots on cream enamel.
Easel in back was rock crystal, now plastic.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $46,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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