1970s Unpolished Cartier Santos Dumont 18K Large 78097 "Paris" Dial
Outstanding, unpolished Cartier Santos Dumont 18k yellow gold ref. 78097 with rare "Paris" dial. Not only the gorgeous dial variant makes it a highly collectible model, but also the rarely seen manual winding movement in a Santos Dumont from the 1970s. It's the larger version measuring 25x36mm. Not to mention the perfect, untouched condition even with it's first "must de Cartier" strap and the 18k gold deployant buckle.
Case: 25x36mm, excellent unpolished case with strong factory bevels clearly visible. Showing normal wear from use.
Dial: Original white roman dial with "Paris" printed at the bottom in flawless condition and a perfect laquer surface. The 18k bezel also remains unpolished with moderate wear from use.
Bracelet: Original black "must de Cartier" leather strap with it's original yellow gold fdeployant buckle in very good condition. It's still the first strap!
Movement: The manual winding movement has been carefully checked by our watchmaker, running strong.