Kim Kardashian buys Jackie Kennedy's Cartier Tank at auction for £300,000

Jackie Kennedy's Cartier Tank timepiece which was available to buy at Christie's Rare Watch and Americans Icons auction on June 21 in New York was bought by an anonymous bidder which is now known to be Reality TV star, Kim Kardashian. The exquisite 18-carat gold Cartier Tank which has a gold square-shaped case comes with a movement No. 2117860 and was manufactured in 1962. The timepiece which was predicted to sell in the region of £47,000 and £95,000, exceeded all expectations when the Cartier timepiece sold for £300,000.

The purchasing of this watch by Kim Kardashian also broke the world record for being the most expensive Cartier Tank sold at auction. With the watch given to Jackie Kennedy as a gift a year after she became First Lady and months before the assassination of her husband and the 35th President of the United States. Also this year, 2017, marks the 100 year anniversary of the Cartier Tank, which has been long be seen as one of the most classic designs for a feminine timepiece.

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Cartier W4TA0003 Tank Anglaise 11-Diamond Quartz Ladies Watch - In Stock

This Cartier Tank Anglaise Ladies Watch comes with a high street price of £5,100 UK RRP, however at PrecisionTime.co.uk we are offering this classic watch at only £4,080 which saves you a cool £1,020 (20% off UK RRP).

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The Cartier W4TA0003 Tank Anglaise 11-Diamond Quartz Ladies Watch comes with the following features:

  • Womans elegant watch
  • Case size 30.2mm x 22.7mm, thickness: 7.19mm
  • Swiss made quartz movement
  • Silver flinqué dial with blued-steel sword-shaped hands and 11 diamond hour markers
  • Stainless steel case
  • Stainless steel metal bracelet with a folding locking clasp
  • Scratch resistant sapphire crystal
  • Water resistant to 30m
  • 2 year warranty
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  • Alternative code CRW4TA0003

Cartier WSTA0030 Tank Solo Quartz Ladies Watch - In-Stock

This Cartier Tank Solo Ladies Watch comes with a high street price of £1,920 UK RRP, however at PrecisionTime.co.uk we are offering this classic watch at only £1,536 which saves you a cool £384 (20% off UK RRP).

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The Cartier WSTA0030 Tank Solo Quartz Ladies Watch comes with the following features:

  • Womans elegant watch
  • Case size: 24.4mm width x 31mm length (5.55mm thickness)
  • Swiss made quartz battery movement
  • Silver rectangular dial with Roman numerals
  • Polished stainless steel case
  • Black calfskin interchangeable strap with double adjustable folding buckle
  • Scratch resistant sapphire crystal
  • Water resistant to 30m
  • 2 year warranty
  • Guaranteed authentic and brand new with serial numbers, all original Cartier packaging included
  • Alternative code CRWSTA0030

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