TRIUMPH OF WATCHMAKING
The craftsmanship and technical excellence of Cartier watchmakers are embodied in this exceptional watch that epitomizes the original design created by the master himself.
Created in 1917 (first offered for sale in 1922) the Tank Louis Cartier watch ranks as a legend among wristwatches. It was the model that Louis Cartier himself invariably chose to give to his closest friends and confidants. Owing to its technical excellence, the watch continues to fascinate connoisseurs today.
High technical skills are required to produce an ultra-thin watch. The Tank Louis Cartier model bears witness to the skill of Cartier's craftsmen, who designed the movement to fit within a watchcase of only 4.75 mm in height.
Distinctive details The parallel sidepieces a...
The parallel sidepieces and rectangular frame, the Roman numerals on its face and the winding piece crowned with a sapphire: are all distinctive features of this classic yet forever modern Cartier creation.
A personal favorite
This model, a personal favorite of Louis Cartier, illustrates his individual approach to the aesthetic principles of Art Deco style.
Subtle curves The Tank Louis Cartier watch fe...
The Tank Louis Cartier watch features smooth, rounded angles and distinctive curved tips that embrace the watch strap. These subtle details distinguish this model from others in the Tank collection.
Smaller than many of the existing watches, the Tank Louis Cartier model reflects Cartier's predilection for elegant timepieces with ultra-thin dimensions for those who believe that less is more.
The Tank Louis Cartier collection is crafted exclusively in precious metals.