**SOLD**CARTIER VINTAGE SANTOS DUMONT REF# 1575 | CARTIER NYC |
A design going strong since 1905, from the brainchild of Louis Cartier made into watch for legendary Brazilian pilot Alberto Santos Dumont here we have the uber classic reference 1575 with the same exact design a classy outfit for the wrist indeed!
The 18k gold case measuring 32 x 37mm is crisp and unpolished retaining a wonderful raised riveted bezel, strong sharp snake like lugs and original brushed finish. The engravings on case back are sharp and crisp.
The dial is clean and void of cracks. The blue steel hand set is in fine conditions.
The manual wind ultra thin F piguet 21 based caliber is running well, winding smooth.
On original brown crocodile Cartier strap and “ardillon” plated buckle.