1993 18K Gold 'Matelasse' Watch with Diamonds
|TOTAL GEMSTONE CARAT WEIGHT||0.16 ctw|
|CASE||Yellow Gold (18K)|
|HANDS||Yellow Gold (18K)|
|BRACELET||Yellow Gold (18K)|
|CONDITION||Excellent- minor scratching on case and bracelet|
|MARKINGS||Chanel Paris, Quartz, 18K 750, Swiss Made, ©Chanel® 1993, V.C.84522 Entanche 30M with 4 hallmarks|
|DIMENSIONS||18 mm (dial); 6 ⅞" in (watch length)|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Switzerland|
1993 18K Gold 'Matelasse' Watch
A timeless classic, this 18K yellow gold Chanel watch is exemplary of the highly collectible and coveted signature ‘90s styles popularized by Karl Lagerfeld. Made in 1993, this glamorous watch has a square black dial measuring 18 mm in width and framed by 0.16 ctw opulent round brilliant-cut diamonds set in bezel (color: G-H; clarity: VVS1-VVS2). The watch face is accentuated by a fluid gold bracelet that features the classic Chanel “Matelassé” (French for “quilted”) design, making this iconic piece instantly recognizable amongst those “in the know.” A quintessential piece by a celebrated designer, this classy watch is a gorgeous addition to any collection with its 18K yellow gold case, hands, and bracelet.
In excellent condition with only some minor scratching on the case and bracelet (typical for a piece of this age), this elegant watch features quartz movement and measures 6 ⅞ inches. The Swiss-made watch weighs 97.94 grams. The serial number of this piece is 84522, and its markings include "Chanel Paris", "Quartz", "18K 750", "Swiss Made", "©Chanel® 1993", "V.C.84522 Entanche 30M" with four additional hallmarks.
Gleem guarantees its watches to be in working condition and remain so for up to one year after sale, after which it is recommended you visit a specialist for ongoing servicing.