Santos De CartierWSSA0047Santos de Cartier
Large – Automatic – 39.8mm
1904. Louis Cartier granted the wish of the famous Brazilian aviator Alberto Santos Dumont: to be able to tell the time while flying.
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Detailed features & specifications
The birth of one of the first ever wristwatches sealed the bonds of friendship between these two pioneers. The rounded angles of the dial, seamless curve of the horns, and the exposed screws made for an iconic watch that would inspire countless reinterpretations.
Size – 39.8 mm
Thickness – 9.38 mm
Movement – Manufacture mechanical movement with automatic winding
Case – Steel case
Bezel – PVD bezel
Crown – Steel crown set with a faceted blue synthetic spinel
Dial – Grey striated dial
Hands – Steel sword-shaped hands with luminescent material also on the hour markers
Crystal – Sapphire crystal
Bracelet – Steel strap with “SmartLink” adjustment system. Second strap in blue rubber, with interchangeable steel folding buckle
Water-resistance – 10 bar (approx. 100 metres).