Nobody does crowns like Cartier

Jun 11, 2020,23:24 PM

I particularly like the light blue sapphire on this one...

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A crown I adore

 By: Brandon Skinner : June 11th, 2020-23:33

Superb craftsmanship !...

 By: Cpt Scarlet : June 12th, 2020-02:52
From the Master !

A dream piece in all respects!

 By: : June 12th, 2020-08:05
Would love to see one in the real

Are you anywhere near SoCal? [nt]

 By: Brandon Skinner : June 12th, 2020-14:17

Sadly not

 By: : June 12th, 2020-23:44 Copenhagen, Denmark

A jewel in itself

 By: sham1 : June 12th, 2020-00:06
but not the easiest to wind! Part of the pleasure for me of watch collecting is winding my watches daily and a smooth crown adds to the ownership pleasure.

+1!πŸ‘ [nt]

 By: FabR : June 12th, 2020-00:59

+1! [nt]

 By: : June 12th, 2020-07:51

Here is another one from Jaeger Lecoultre.

 By: amanico : June 12th, 2020-00:49
I am not fond of jewels in watches, but this discrete detail is very much my taste. ...  

Stunning piece

 By: : June 12th, 2020-01:05
And I love the matching movement jewels

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 By: : June 12th, 2020-08:08

I love the case modification !...

 By: Cpt Scarlet : June 12th, 2020-02:53
Excellent design detail

Thanks, Cpt. [nt]

 By: amanico : June 12th, 2020-08:09

The younger cousin...

 By: : June 12th, 2020-08:07
Only a few years apart in production but a whopping 79 years between them in terms of design, the Pasha might have the claim as Cartier's most distinctive crown design. The sapphire on my model is much darker compared to the Tonneau and it is quite rare t...  

I do not know

 By: Weems@8 : June 12th, 2020-13:04
why i do not like it. Some Breguet models have such a crown. Its a mystery. But there are some who do not like union crowns. I adore union crowns.

Taste is individual...

 By: : June 12th, 2020-23:47
For me the appreciation of these gem-set crowns is further something that has developed over time.


 By: Weems@8 : June 13th, 2020-00:15
the taste is hard for me. There are watches which does not tick all the boxes for me. For many the sub dials which cover a numeral is a problem. Or many do not like an escape valve.

My five cents

 By: northerner : June 13th, 2020-13:53
and a ruby ...  

Beautiful picture and parring!

 By: : June 14th, 2020-00:58
Always loved Cartier's octagonal crowns as well! The red cabochons are rare. Would that happen to belong to the Tank a Guichet?

A superb watch!!

 By: : June 16th, 2020-09:20
And quite the grail for me and many others

Gorgeous picture. [nt]

 By: amanico : June 15th, 2020-23:41

Very cool shot !

 By: Seeks : June 19th, 2020-23:26

Cool photo! I am with you in this one

 By: Seeks : June 19th, 2020-23:31
The Cartier crown design bring much elegance to the watch ! Here is a shot from my CPCP Monopusher : best regards ...  

Great picture of an even greater watch!

 By: : June 20th, 2020-01:00
Wear it in good health