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Cartier Santos "Vendôme" - Gold and Steel

Cartier Santos "Vendôme" - Gold and Steel

Regular price 2.400 EUR
Regular price Sale price 2.400 EUR
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Changing the shape without changing the essence. 

Description

Françoise is always amazed to see the variations that Cartier churns around the same design! The House is often in the habit of playing on the shapes, colors or sizes of a model, while keeping the DNA. Here we have a new example. Cartier knew how to keep the geometric aspect and the codes of the Santos, while going from a square shape to a round one.

We find the gold insert nailed to a steel case, which made the success of the Santos in the 1980s. 

How to wear it

This gold and steel Cartier Santos can be worn every day. A watch that assumes a sporty look, always elegant since it is a Cartier. The steel bracelet and its thin case make it very pleasant to wear.

Why did Françoise choose her?

Without a doubt, Françoise loves the Santos, an essential model in the Cartier repertoire. This one takes up the codes with a twist . Round watches at Cartier, especially sports, are not the most common. Françoise also likes to offer watches with slightly smaller diameters, here a beautiful 27 mm which gives this Santos a real presence on the wrist.

History

Like the Tank, the Santos is one of Cartier's legendary models. It was designed in 1904 by Louis Cartier for his aviator friend Alberto Santos-Dumont. A pioneering watch, not only for aviation but also in the history of watchmaking: it is the first men's wristwatch. In the 1980s, the range split between the Santos Dumont, which remained faithful to the original design, and the Santos, which gained in modernity thanks to its integrated bracelet. Even today, the Cartier Santos is available in different versions, and continues to enjoy undeniable success!

Dimensions

27 mm

Material

Gold and steel

Usage instructions

Quartz-powered watch, serviced before sale.
Comes with box and papers.

Shipping

Free shipping worldwide for any purchase over 100 euros after receipt of payment.
Possible customs fees and taxes depending on your country at your expense.
Hand-in for Paris possible after receipt of funds.

Return and Refund Policy

Despite the photos and the description, which we hope are as accurate as possible, we know that the relationship to a jewel or a watch is above all physical.
This is why we offer a possible return for 15 days, no question asked.
The watch needs to be in the same mechanical and aesthetic condition it was sent in. Reimbursement within 5 days of receipt of the watch.

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