Sale 472 Lot 128
A Retro Rose Gold, Ruby, Sapphire and Diamond Surprise Wristwatch, John Rubel for Cartier,
the hinged dial cover containing 15 round mixed cut sapphires measuring approximately 2.80 mm in diameter, 22 round mixed cut rubies measuring approximately 2.81-2.93 mm in diameter and eight round brilliant cut diamonds weighing approximately 0.32 carat total, rectangular silvered dial signed Cartier, dot and Arabic baton numerals, blued steel cathedral hands, hinged drop-down case for time adjustment, snap on case back, manual wind mechanical movement, tubogas bracelet, foldover clasp.
Caseback stamp: 14K Cartier.
Estimate $ 6,000-8,000
All stones are intact . Watch winds and sets but has not been timed for accuracy, scattered superficial scratches are visible under 10 X magnification. Watch measures approximately 7.50 inches long and 27.00 mm wide.