Item specifics

Condition: Pre-owned :
An item that has been used or worn previously. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections.
Seller Notes: Good condition (see photos) ready to wear. All original watch dial shows light spotting which can be seen only under magnification. Cartier crocograin leather band sized for a 7.5 inch wrist with Cartier gold plated ardillion buckle.


Case Size: 30mm
Gender: Unisex Lug Width: 17mm
Movement: Mechanical: Hand-winding Style: Luxury: Dress Styles
Display: Analog Age Group: Adult
Watch Shape: Rectangle Model:

Tank Louis Cartier Mecanique

Case Material: Solid Gold Serial Number: 960655412
Case Color: Yellow Gold Year of Manufacture: 1990-1999
Case Finish: Gloss Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
Face Color: White Country of Manufacture: Switzerland
Band Material: Leather Type: Luxury
Band Color: Brown Warranty: Non-Factory Warranty

Classic 1990s Mens Tank Louis CARTIER 'Mecanique' 

18K Solid Gold Tank Watch 

with Silver White Roman Guilloche Dial with

F. Piguet 21 Manual Wind Movement

Original Cartier Box, Papers and Band and Gold Plated Buckle

 +1 Year Movement Warranty 

Make: Cartier
Serial #: 960655412
( from case)
Year:(approximate) 1992
Country: Swiss

Case Shape and Material:  18K solid yellow gold tank shaped case 30mm L x 23mm W x 6mm H in good condition with minor scratches  Outer case back marked "Cartier Paris Mecanique Tank 18k Swiss Made 960655412
". Sapphire cabochon crown. 
Monogram: none
Movement: hi grade Lecoultre manual wind movement for Cartier
Movmt Type:  Cartier, Frederic Piguet Cal. 21 17 jewel movement adjusted to 6 pos., signed "Cartier"  
Movmt Condition: very good, sets, runs and keeps time. 
Mainspring (runtime):  35+ hours
Regulation: checked
Timing Data:
better then 30sec/day in all positions

Dial: silver white Cartier guilloche sunburst dial with black roman numerals. Dial is in good condition (see photo). Signed "Cartier" in block letters under the 12 position. 
Hands:  Cartier blued sword hands, good
Crystal: glass low dome crystal. 
Band:  gently used Cartier brown crocograin leather band with gold plated Cartier Ardillion buckle fits wrist sizes to 7.5 inches.

         Box:  original red  Cartier faux leather display box with gold stamping. white silk              interior.
         Papers:  original manual and garantie papers in red Cartier folder.

Notes: Rare Cartier Tank Louis Cartier Mecanique 18k solid gold  mens  tank watch with classic roman dial in good condition running well and ready to wear.  Comes with Cartier box,  papers and Cartier band with a gold plated Cartier Ardillion buckle.

Cartier was founded in 1847 in France
by Louis Francois Cartier
at 31 Rue Montorgueil, Paris

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    1990s Mens CARTIER Tank Louis 18K Gold Watch Roman Dial w Box & Papers Mecanique

    • Brand: Cartier
    • Product Code: Tank Louis Cartier Mecanique
    • Availability: In Stock
    • $4,150.00

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