Tank Louis Cartier Skeleton Sapphire watch, 30 mm x 39.2 mm, Manufacture manual winding mechanical movement, caliber 9622 MC. 18K pink gold case, beaded 18K pink gold crown set with a blue sapphire cabochon, blued-steel sword-shaped hands. Brown alligator skin strap, double adjustable folding 18K pink gold buckle. Skeleton hours, minutes and small seconds complication. Movement consisting of 159 parts including 21 jewels. Total movement dimensions: 26 mm x 26.3 mm, movement thickness: 3.6 mm, balance: 28,800 vibrations/hour, power reserve approx. 3 days. Sapphire crystal and case back. Case thickness: 7.45 mm. Water-resistant to 3 bar (approx. 30 meters/100 feet). Cartier always seeks to perfect the harmony of each one of its creations. Because of this, the carat weight and the number of precious stones can vary slightly from piece to piece. Please do not hesitate to contact our sales team should you require any further information regarding our creations.
Worn by Louis Cartier himself, the “Tank Louis Cartier” watch sets the standard for all Tank watches. To embody Louis Cartier's contribution to “modern style”, later known as Art Deco, the tops of the lugs were rounded in contrast to the previously fashionable rectangular form and proud lines.