Tank Louis Cartier
XL model, manual, white gold
The Tank Louis Cartier skeleton sapphire watch offers a new interpretation of the art of skeletonizing with the caliber 9616 MC, the perfect balance between bold design and technique. Metal circles come together on a sapphire crystal, outlining the shape of the movement that powers the Tank Louis Cartier skeleton sapphire watch. The movement, reduced to its essentials, appears to float at the center of the watch. The iconic Tank Louis Cartier watch, elegant yet creative, has always been a celebration of Cartier style.
Tank Louis Cartier Skeleton Sapphire watch, 30 mm x 39.2 mm, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding, caliber 9616 MC. Case in 18K white gold, beaded crown in 18K white gold set with a blue sapphire cabochon, sword-shaped hands in blued steel. Strap in black alligator skin, double adjustable folding buckle in 18K white gold.
Complication with skeleton hours, minutes and small seconds. Individually numbered movement containing 159 parts including 21 jewels. Total dimensions of the movement: 26 mm, x 26.3 mm, 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 (30 meters).
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