Baignoire watch, large modelManual, white gold, diamonds
The 1906 design of the watch that would later be christened the "Baignoire" demonstrated Cartier's prowess in crafting watchmaking forms. An elegant ellipse uniquely forged in a single line, the "Baignoire" watch is the essence of Cartier style: an unmatched marriage of purity and timeless chic.
HISTORY AND STORIES: CARTIER, A PIONNER IN MODERN WATCHMAKING
Case in rhodiumized 18K white gold set with round diamonds, dodecagonal crown set with a diamond, sapphire crystal, grained silvered dial set with diamonds, 12 black Roman numerals, sword-shaped blued-steel hands, bracelet in rhodiumized 18K white gold set with round diamonds, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding caliber 430 MC, water-resistant to 3 bars (30 meters).
Case dimensions: 32.25 mm (excluding crown) x 44 mm.