Ballon Bleu de Cartier watch, 36 mm, mechanical self-winding movement. Case in rhodium-finish 18K white gold set with 123 brilliant-cut diamonds totalling 1.21 carats. Fluted crown set with a sapphire cabochon. Case in rhodium-finish 18K white gold set with 466 brilliant-cut diamonds totalling 1.62 carats. Sword-shaped hands in blued steel. Sapphire crystal. Bracelet in rhodium-finish 18K white gold, wrist size 175 mm. Case thickness: 12.1 mm. Water-resistant to 30 metres/100 feet.
Floating like a balloon and as blue as the cabochon safely nestled in its side, the Ballon Bleu watch by Cartier adds a dash of elegance to male and female wrists alike. Roman numerals are guided on their path by a deep blue winding mechanism. The convex curves of the case, guilloché dial, sword-shaped hands, and polished or satin-finish links of the bracelet ensure that the Ballon Bleu watch by Cartier floats within the world of Cartier watchmaking.