Tortue

Tortue watch

Medium model, pink gold

REF: W1556362

Pioneering designer Louis Cartier created the Tortue watch, a tortoise-inspired shape, in 1912. At a time when all watches were round, the groundbreaking design went on to become a classic. Cartier offers both ladies' and men's models in a full range of styles, available in gold, steel, and set or fully paved with diamonds.

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  • HISTORY AND STORIES: CARTIER, A PIONEER IN MODERN WATCHMAKING

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Tortue watch, medium model, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding, caliber 430 MC. Case in 18K pink gold, octagonal crown set with a faceted sapphire, silvered guilloché dial with sunray effect, sword-shaped hands in blued steel, strap in brown alligator skin, ardillon buckle in 18K pink gold, water-resistant to 30 meters. Case dimensions: 39 mm x 31 mm, thickness: 8.6 mm.