Ballon Bleu de Cartier Flying Tourbillon watch, 39 mm, Manufacture mechanical movement with manual winding, 9452 MC certified “Poinçon de Geneve”. Case in rhodium-finished 18K white gold set with 131 brilliant-cut diamonds (1.83 carats), fluted crown set with a sapphire cabochon, dial in rhodium-finished 18K white gold set with 156 brilliant-cut diamonds (0.43 carats) with silvered sunray effect. Sword-shaped hands in blued-steel. Strap in fuchsia alligator skin, double adjustable folding buckle in rhodium-finished 18K white gold set with 43 diamonds (0.42 carats). Flying tourbillon complication with seconds indicated by the C-shaped tourbillon carriage. Individually numbered movement comprising 142 parts including 19 jewels. Movement diameter: 24.5 mm, thickness: 4.5 mm, balance: 21,600 vibrations/hour, power reserve: approx. 50 hours. Sapphire case back. Case thickness: 12.9 mm. Water-resistant to 30 metres.
An authentic instrument of fine watchmaking, the Ballon Bleu de Cartier flying tourbillon watch combines watchmaking excellence and modernity. Equipped with a movement bearing the Geneva Seal — the calibre 9452 MC flying tourbillon — this Cartier creation enhances its technical characteristics with an exceptional design. Its 46 mm curved case expresses the contemporary elegance characteristic of Cartier with finesse, and offers a new perspective on time.