Mini Baignoire watch
Mini, 18K pink 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.
Baignoire watch, mini model, Cartier caliber 059 quartz movement. 18K pink gold case set with 41 brilliant-cut diamonds and 12-sided crown set with a brilliant-cut diamond, totaling 0.50 carats. Dial with silvered sunray effect. Blued-steel sword-shaped hands. Sapphire crystal. 18K pink gold bracelet, wrist size 162 mm.
Length: 25.3 mm, width: 20.79 mm, thickness: 7.73 mm. Water-resistant to 30 meters/100 feet.