Rotonde de Cartier Mystery Movement watch
42 mm, manual, 18K pink gold, leather
Cartier honors one of its best known complications: the Mystery, which has been working its magic since 1912. The chief features of this complication have been refined in the 9981 MC movement: the Rotonde de Cartier Mystery watch with hands that appear to be floating free in an empty space.
Rotonde de Cartier Mystery watch, 42 mm, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding 9981 MC. 18K pink gold case, beaded crown set with a sapphire cabochon, white galvanized guilloché dial, silvered openwork satin-brushed grid with sunray effect and black transferred Roman numerals, rhodiumized steel sword-shaped hands. Brown alligator-skin strap with double adjustable 18K pink gold folding buckle. Mystery complication with mystery display of hour and minute hands. Individually numbered movement comprised of 158 parts including 27 jewels. Movement diameter: 31.9 mm, movement thickness: 4.61 mm, balance: 28,800 vibrations/hour, power reserve approx. 48 hours. Sapphire case back. Case thickness: 11.6 mm. Water-resistant to 3 bar (30 meters/100 feet).