Recommended Merchants to Buy Cartier Tortue Watches
The Cartier Tortue
model is a large model with a ninety-five percent platinum case. The
blued steel apple-shaped hands give this watch a touch of class, as
does the transparent sapphire crystal back.
This manual winding
watch is also water-resistant to 100 feet (30 meters). This model is
also available in 18K yellow gold and pink gold, and in a smaller
model. This stunning model was created in 1912 by Louis Cartier and
serves as the basis for numerous watch-making creations in the early
20th century. It is a very elegant timepiece, originating from 1915. It
is now one of Cartier watches most prized models. Today, this watch
sits comfortably as a natural addition to the Collection PrivÃ©e Cartier
Paris, constituting one of the collection’s emblematic models.
The chronograph model
(Tortue chronograph single push piece model) is ideal for those who are
looking for a timepiece that is both attractive and practical.
This timepiece is a
feminine looking watch, with am 18K pink gold case. Living up to its
name, it has a chronograph single push-piece complication, which is
integrated in the octagonal crown set with a faceted sapphire. It has a
workshop-crafted mechanical movement with manual winding - calibre 045
MC. Case and movement with matching numerals are water-resistant to 100
feet (30 meters).
For those looking for a limited edition Cartier watch, then the Tortue Minute Repeater(The
term repeater is used for a watch equipped with a strike or chime
capable of indicating the hour on demand and repeating it as often as
desired. The precision of the time indicated depends on the type of
repeater.) is ideal. This watch has a small second hand at 6 o’clock
and a slide-block push-piece at 9 o’clock. The classic alligator skin
strap with an adjustable deployant buckle makes this a very
The Tortue Minute Repeater model
brings one of the great classics of the Maison in line with the tastes
of the day. Other strong watches in this collection include the Tortue
Perpetual Calendar Two time Zones and the Tortue Extra-Large Perpetual
Calendar Two time Zones.
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