Cartier was established in Paris, France in 1847 by Louis-François Cartier. With a history of service to royalty and famous personalities for over two centuries, Cartier has played with abstract shapes, geometric forms, unique color pairings, and brave styles to create unique pieces, from jewelry to fine watches, marked by elegance, emotion, and innovation.
Ballon Bleu de Cartier watch, 40 mm, mechanical movement with automatic winding, calibre 1847 MC. Steel case, fluted crown set with a synthetic cabochon-shaped spinel, dark grey sunray-brushed dial, silvered sword-shaped hands, sapphire crystal, interchangeable steel bracelet, calendar aperture at 3 o'clock. Thickness: 12.4 mm. Water-resistant to 3 bar (approx. 30 metres).