Floating like a balloon and as blue as the sapphire safely nestled in its side, the Ballon Bleu watch by Cartier adds a dash of elegance to male and female wrists alike. Roman numerals are guided on their path by a sapphire cabochon winding mechanism protected by an arc of precious metal. With The convex curves of the case, guilloché dial, sword-shaped hands, and polished or satin-finish links of the bracelet...the Ballon Bleu watch by Cartier floats through the world of Cartier watchmaking.
Case in 18K rhodiumized white gold set with baguette-cut diamonds, 18K white gold beaded crown set with one cabochon sapphire, sapphire crystal, 18K rhodiumized white gold dial paved with baguette-cut diamonds, blued-steel sword-shaped hands. Black alligator-skin strap, double adjustable deployant buckle in 18K white gold. Water-resistant to 3 bar (30 meters/100 feet), mechanical Manufacture movement with manual winding, caliber 9452MC, Geneva seal certified, flying tourbillon with display of seconds via the C-shaped tourbillon carriage, diameter of the movement: 24.5 mm, thickness of the movement: 4.5 mm, number of jewels: 19, number of parts: 142, balance: 21'600 vibrations/hour, power of reserve: around 50 hours. Case dimensions: 45.5 mm diameter, 12.9 thickness.