Harry Fane Cartier Diamond Tank Wristwatch
This model is characterised by a very open rectangular dial and by the elegant rounded corners to the gold case. Known at its creation in 1922 as The Tank “À Bords Arrondis” (with rounded edges) it was dubbed the Tank LC or Tank Louis Cartier from 1924.
Whilst Cartier has a long history making diamond set watches, the use of diamonds to enhance gentleman’s watches did not become fashionable until the late 1960’s. Thereafter, Cartier incorporated diamonds into many of their models. This example is dated c.1980
18kt Yellow Gold with diamonds, and a cabochon sapphire winder
Watch dimensions: 20.7mm width and 19.7mm length 27.9mm inc. lugs and 6.3mm depth.
Additionally, this watch comes with a bespoke strap, made to order on purchase of the watch, along with documentation detailing every aspect of the watch including movement, case, engravings and marks.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the DSM Jewellery team