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Louis Cartier Dress Watch 18K YG circa 1980’s


Vintage 1980’s  Louis Cartier 18K YG lady’s dress model. Featuring a petite 21mm round case secured by 4 side case screws, with wonderful stepped bezel extending into long thin lugs. With an extremely nice condition classic original white enamel dial with printed black Roman numerals and blued steel hands.

This fine example has been recently serviced by one of our veteran watchmakers and is offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate timekeeping and operation. With signed Cartier black genuine crocodile strap and 18k YG Cartier buckle. A small, classic vintage lady’s model. Accompanied by its original paperwork, showing its date and place of sale as Christmas Eve 1980, at Hotel Jewelers here in Los Angeles.

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Additional information



Model Name/Type

Dress Model

Man's / Lady's




Case mm


Case Metal

18K YG


Cabachon Sapphire Crown

Dial & Hands

black roman numerals, blued steel hands, White Enamel Dial

Movement Type


Date Function


Strap / Bracelet

Cartier 18K Tang Buckle

Strap / Bracelet Size


Country of Origin


Box / Papers




Movement Caliber

2512-1 Caliber


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Louis Cartier Dress Watch 18K YG circa 1980's

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