suppliers Cartier Santos 100 W20071Y1 – Box & Papers 2013

I envision many people were thrown from the black rubber strap (not exactly typical Cartier personality), but it should have been apparent what I was wearing. If anything, I felt like I had been adorning a Las Vegas accepted timepiece – key to ensuring that you are correctly obtained by tip hopeful helpers. You do not always need “stealth riches,” and on the “detect my nice watch list” should stay a Cartier. Cartier does not load the Roadster S with several openings, but it doesn’t overlook either.Price for the Cartier Roadster S is $4,200 as seen on a rubber strap, and $4,600 on a steel strap. You can also purchase them direct from Cartier via their e-boutique online.This may not be a brand new and exciting timepiece for everybody, but for me it’s an all-time favorite, that I’ve to write about. The Cartier Roadster had been a “Holy Grail” watch for me for quite a long moment. You know the type, that piece that you would want to get using any means necessary, but has always been just out of reach. Rest assured my crusade wasn’t in vain, I have made my conquest and this watch rests in my private collection. I didn’t believe this to be a grail watch due to some technical art, or radical complication, the atmosphere was purely about style and design. Being the car aficionado that I’m, when I first laid eyes on this particular watch and understood its own nuances, I was mesmerized. I knew that I would need to have this item of beauty. It was unmistakably the most intriguing watch that I had seen.Released in 2001 The roadster was a pretty major departure in layout for Cartier, even though they have always been famous for bold and eye-grabbing pieces. Noticeably missing from this bit were the traditional roman numerals that the Cartier micro script along with the Cartier emblem, these attributes aren’t found anywhere with this watch. The Roadster’s design pays homage to the beautiful sports cars in the 50s and 60s with some very specific, but not obvious styling cues:

  • Further, people who find the first Roadster watch to be a bit strange in design will like that the Roadster S. It retains the identical shape, but using a different personality. I have a tendency to think about it is a great “starter Cartier.” It is not going to be easy to go from higher-end Cartier into the Roadster S, but the opposite situation in easily feasible. Nonetheless, the watch is a simple, yet highly satisfying timepiece for the huge majority of watch wearers.The Roadster S loses the intricate sapphire crystal with magnifier lens that’s visually part of the crown assembly. Additionally, it does away with the screws on the surface of the watch in addition to the a slightly more intricate case construction. While many Cartier watches possess blue crown cabochon crystals, the Roadster line doesn’t. They’ve done it well, and while I don’t typically enjoy this watch shape, I enjoy the Roadster. Cartier considers the Roadster S to be large. I am going to put it in the medium class however. While the case is about 46mm broad, that is due to the rather large crown and bulge in the center of the case. As you can see the Roadster S isn’t a large watch. Even though it’s very comfortable. Not too thick, the curved case sits on the wrist without any fuss. It calms your arm too, and does not slide around ( at least not on the rubber strap variant). Looking at the side of the situation you can see that the whole issue is curved, even the sapphire crystal (just a bit). The steel case enjoys a high excellent polish on level with Cartier’s standing. A lot of people who find the original Roadster watch somewhat strange in style will likely locate the Roadster S easier on the eye. Though I have to admit the regular Roadster is a style that grows on you.

  • Cartier may be a word like gold which conjures ideas of sophistication, wealth, and flavor. The name alone may be worth, adding a thick number of instant attention whenever it is put on an item. It can look like that is an unfair portrayal? Take your rebuttal carefully. Consider your nearest and dearest individuals and pals, together with the potential others always who when requested for whether they want something from Cartier would react with anything aside from “clearly.Inch I obtained to figure out with your bewitching small items for some time. One that’s near fundamental level model inside the brand, though still expensive, but nonetheless Cartier. This is often actually the larger recent Cartier Roadster S. Part of the brand’s want their product title relevant awaiting some time where generally large purchasing and selling inside their boutiques will probably wane somewhat. Additionally, it’s excellent for virtually any luxury brand to own as full a product line as they can — inside the basic level for your super high-finish. Cartier is not only pushing greater and greater applying their fancy and thoughtful in-house made motion based watches, but are curious about progressively open to people over the reduce end inside the luxury scale.Saying “lower-finish” is a touch from the misnomer. The Cartier Roadster S still begins at $4,200, higher curler figures to numerous. Concurrently, a Cartier watch might be worth conserving for compared to other watches. Cartier includes quite a polished view. They have been carrying this out for a while, and errors they have created in layout are few in number. Intense watch fanatics is going to be most considering pieces like their brand new Calibre collection with a brand-new in-house made automatic movement, but Roadster lovers will adore this new watch. The Roadster S is clearly a Roadster, however a scaly lower version.

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    Brand Cartier
    Model Santos 100
    Ref. No. W20071Y1
    Chrono24-ID 3gwn86
    Code W17W3970
    Movement Automatic
    Case material Yellow gold
    Bracelet material Crocodile skin
    Year 2013
    Condition 1 (mint)
      With box
      With papers
    Gender Men’s watch/Unisex
    Location United Kingdom, Wilmslow
    Price £11,180 (= $16,177)
    Availability Available now


    Movement Automatic


    Case material Yellow gold
    Material bezel Yellow gold
    Glass Sapphire Glass
    Dial Silver
    Dial numerals Roman numerals


    Bracelet material Crocodile skin
    Bracelet color Black

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    An excellent condition pre-owned automatic movement yellow gold 38mm X 51mm full size Cartier Santos 100 (W20071Y1) featuring Cartier’s classic white dial housing black Roman numeral hour markers surrounded by a polished finish yellow gold Cartier Santos bezel on a black crocodile Cartier strap with a stunning yellow gold butterfly deployment clasp. This particular watch comes complete with its original box and all relevant paperwork being originally EU supplied as new on 18th March 2013.

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