Ballon Bleu de Cartier flying tourbillon watch, extra-large model
Manual, pink gold, sapphire, leather
An authentic instrument of fine watchmaking, the Ballon bleu de Cartier flying tourbillon watch combines watchmaking excellence and modernity.
Equipped with a movement bearing the “Poinçon de Genève” - the caliber 9452 MC flying tourbillon - this Cartier creation enhances its technical characteristics with an exceptional design. Its 46 mm curved case expresses the contemporary elegance characteristic of Cartier with finesse, and offers a new perspective on time.
18K pink gold case, flying tourbillon with seconds indicated by the “C shaped” cage complication, 18K pink gold circular-grained crown set with a sapphire cabochon, sapphyre crystal, slate-coloured galvanic dial with guilloché finish, sun satin-finished grid, roman numerals, sword-shaped blued steel hands, alligator strap, 18K pink gold double adjustable deployant buckle,workshop-crafted mechanical movement with manual winding, certified with the “Poinçon de Genève”*, caliber 9452-MC.
Diameter: 10''' 3/4 e.i. 24.5mm, thickness: 4.5mm, 142 pieces, 19 jewels, frequency: 21,600 vibrations / hour, power reserve :around 50 hours, transparent caseback with sapphyre crystal.Case dimension: 46 mm diameter, 12.9 mm thickness.
*Hallmark of Geneva.
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