Ultra Rare, Precious and Collectible.
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the engine-turned silvered dial with Roman numerals, secret signature at VII, in large rectangular case with screwed bezel, the back secured by eight screws, sapphire-set crown.
Dimensions: men’s Classic size at 25mm without crown (27mm with crown), 39mm verticaly lug to lug
Dial: Beautiful fine hand-guilloche silver dial, blued steel hands.
Prestigious and exclusive Cartier in-house manual wind mechanical movement.
The “collection privee” collections of Cartier is their top of the line, propelling the line into the same range with the very very top of Swiss’s finest watchmakers.
Cartier Paris “Tank à Vis from the Collection Privée”. The platinum case is a tank style with screwed down stepped bezel, a faceted stone winding crown, sapphire crystal, a Guilloché dial that has radial Roman numerals, inner minute tracking, manual wind movement, secret signature at VII.
Check out the beautiful curved silhouette… The curved sapphire crystal is extremely hard to execute.
The “collection privee” series of Cartier (denoted by the phrase “Paris” on the dial) is the very very best of Cartier’s high end watch line. The construction, craftmanship and quality are totally different from the standard Cartier line. This model is comparable to the very very best of Swiss’s finest makers.
Painstakingly decorated. It cannot be found in the regular Cartier lines.