Today’s Haute Time Watch of the Day selected by Carmelo Anthony is the Rotonde de Cartier with Granulation. This amazing timepiece from the Cartier d’Art line is a preview that is officially launching at SIHH 2013.
The Rotonde de Cartier Panther with Granulation case is 42mm, 18k yellow gold and set with 306 diamonds and features a Manufacture mechanical, manual winding Caliber 9601 movement.
The dial is decorated with 22k gold granules which form a stunning design of a panther. The artistic detail and technique used to create the dial design dates back to the first century. Each 22k gold granule on this timepiece is applied to the watch individually to form an amazing panther design and create a stunning timepiece.
The Rotonde de Cartier Panther with Granulation is shown on a black alligator strap with an 18k gold double adjustable folding clasp, decorated with 43 brilliant cut diamonds. This timepiece is water resistant to 30 meters and is part of a limited series of only 20 pieces.
Source and Photograph courtesy of Cartier.