The Cartier Tank Cintrée Réédition, now in Platinum
September 23, 2023
TheCartier Tank Replica Watches Big Saleis undoubtedly among the most significant watches ever created by the French house. But there’s not just one Tank: there are multiple Tanks.But, year after year, the model expanded to become an entire collection of rectangular-shaped watches, but all different. One of the most recognizable and elegant is the curvy Tank Cintrée, born in 1921.
Notably, it introduced the elongated, slender rectangular shape to the world of Tanks, a shape that would later become a classic with watches such as the Tank Américaine. What sets this model apart lies in the word Cintrée, which means curved in English.
The original Cartier Tank Cintrée copy watches price was more elegant, elongated and thinner and opted for a shape that would follow the curvature of the wrist. An originality that makes it highly special yet totally relevant. The best of the Roaring ’20s… Over the years, the Tank Cintrée has appeared in various configurations (three sizes), but the most significant model is known as the 9 lignes (9 lines) with a staggering 45mm x 23mm case.
It’s all about elegance, simplicity and a strong focus on the shape rather than the mechanics or complications. It’s not particularly imaginative, nor does it show strong creativity, but the recipe is highly efficient, surfing on the beauty of the vintage elegance recreates. It marks the third time a faithful Tank Cintrée has been launched byCartier Replica Watches, following the mid-2000s Cintrée CPCP and the 2021 yellow gold limited edition.
The whole concept of this new Tank Cintrée Réédition in platinum is the same as what Cartier did with the yellow gold version, and an identical recipe was used with the successful 2022 Pebble Réédition. It’s all about elegance, simplicity and a strong focus on the shape rather than the mechanics or complications. It’s not particularly imaginative, nor does it show strong creativity, but the recipe is highly efficient, surfing on the beauty of the Cheap Cartier Replica vintage elegance recreates.
Notably, the case of this platinum version is even thinner than the already thin 2021 yellow gold version, at 6.03mm versus 6.4mm before. It’s topped by a mineral crystal, and despite the solid back, the watch is “not water-resistant” – two drawbacks that were already found in the yellow gold version and that haven’t been corrected. It is worn on a discreet semi-matte black alligator strap closed by a 950 platinum ardillon buckle.
No surprises regarding the dial, which sticks to the design of 1920s versions, with an appealing eggshell colour and black printed Roman numerals and tracks. Classic blued steel apple-shaped hands indicate hours and minutes; again, it omits the Swiss-made Cartier replica swiss movement watches mention. Inside the case is the calibre 9780 MC, known to be supplied by Jaeger-LeCoultre – just like vintage examples of the Cintrée.It’s not the most high-tech movement, but its 1.89mm profile benefits the Tank Cintrée.