REF : W1580050
Pioneering designer Louis Cartier imagined 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, at times set or fully paved with diamonds.Details
Tortue XXL multiple time zones watch, Manufacture mechanical movement with automatic winding 9914 MC. 18K white gold case, octagonal crown set with a faceted sapphire, white galvanized guilloché dial, silvered openwork grid with sunray effect, transferred black Roman numerals and transferred blue oceans, lower dial sunray effect with transferred blue, apple-shaped hour and minute hands in gray and black polished steel, rhodiumized steel double home-time hand in the form of the sun and moon. Black alligator-skin strap, double adjustable 18K white gold folding buckle. Multiple time zones complication with a cities disc taking into account summer and winter time, and indication of day and night in reference time. Individually numbered movement comprised of 283 parts, including 27 jewels. Movement diameter: 35.1 mm, movement thickness: 7.18 mm, balance: 28,800 vibrations/hour, power reserve approx. 48 hours. Sapphire case back. Case thickness: 17.2 mm. Water-resistant to 3 bar (30 meters/100 feet).