Important Collectors' Wristwatches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
LOT 9
Bank Note Clip Cartier/Pery Watch Co. No 7816, circa 1940. Fine and unusual, 14K pink gold bank note clip with watch and concealed dial.
C. Wire body, the rotating watch may be concealed at will in the cylinder, two black enamel stripes. D. Matte silver with painted Arabic numerals, outer minute track. Blued steel Breguet hands. M. 4''', baguette, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, flat balance spring. Dial signed, clip and case numbered, movement signed Pery Watch Co. Inc. Dim. 55 x 41 mm.
Estimate: 3,500 USD - 4,500 USD
Estimate: 2,700 EUR - 3,500 EUR
Estimate: 4,100 CHF - 5,200 CHF
Grading system

C 3 D 2-01 M 3* AA
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For a similar example but cased in a pen, see Le temps de Cartier by Jader and Barracca, p. 217.
Important Collectors' Wristwatches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
05-03-2009
Sold including buyer's premium:
6,600 USD