CARTIER SANTOS DUMONT 18K YELLOW GOLD, case No. 780970500. Made in the 1990s, recently serviced by Cartier. Fine and elegant, thin and square, 18K yellow gold unisex midsize wristwatch. Square classical dress wristwatch with its original pouch, original leather bracelet with original 18K yellow gold Cartier deployment clasp.
Case: Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, case band with 4 screws, polished bezel with 8 pins, cabochon sapphire-set winding crown, sapphire crystal. Dial: white with painted radial Roman numerals, inner minute track, secret Cartier signature on the VII. Blued steel épée hands. Movement: Cal. 78-1, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 25 x 36 mm. Thickness 6 mm.