CARTIER Rare 18k Gold Prism Miniature Clock w/Box

Description

Extremely rare and unusual 18K gold rectangular miniature clock from the "Prism" collection by Cartier, circa 1950. It features a nickel-finished jeweled lever movement, the white dial with gilt baton numerals concealed in the base and visible from the front through a series of crystal prism, the rectangular engine-turned case with glazed front and back, the inside with mirrors to bottom, top and sides, winding crown in the base. Also with inscription near hallmarks.
 
Dimensions: Height: 28mm, Width: 18mm, Depth: 18mm.
 
Weight: 39.4g.
 
Hallmarks:   Cartier , 18k, reference numbers; Cartier on dial; movement signed Cartier as well.

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