The Tortue watch is an outstanding example of styling watches, inspired by tortoise shells and integrating endless creativity. Since its inception, it has occupied an irreplaceable position in Cartier watchmaking territory. Today, Cartier uses femininity to inject new qualities and energy into this masterpiece, reshaping timeless classics.
Inherit the tradition and deserve it
Created in 1912, the Tortue watch was a huge success when it was launched and quickly became one of Cartier’s most admired watches. Whether it is its bold name or its innovative case design, Tortue watches and other Cartier-shaped watches (Tonneau, Baignoire and Crash watches, etc.) together create a great tradition. Today, Tortue watches continue the brand’s proud tradition, reinterpreting femininity into modern style.
Light curves and shapes
Compact lines, ultra-thin outlines, large dials, irreplaceable shapes and impeccable elegance … The new Tortue watch exudes extreme femininity, perfectly interprets the definition of style, and becomes the most Cartier essence with its delicate curves. One of the models. While carefully maintaining the light texture, Cartier replaced the curved case of the Tortue prototype with a smooth and detailed plane, and its harmonious beauty highlighted the elegance of women.
The perfect fusion of feminine style and homemade mechanical movement
The new Tortue watch retains many classic elements-Roman numerals, sword-shaped hands, minute track, guilloché dial … The soft dial with striking curves further highlights the unique style of Cartier watchmaking. The watch is equipped with a Cartier workshop refined manual winding mechanical movement, carefully crafted in 18K white gold or 18K rose gold, some models are set with diamonds, available in small or medium size. The day model comes with a leather strap, while the evening model comes with a flat link bracelet in 18K rose gold or 18K white gold, which is soft, flexible and exquisite.
Tortue watch, medium model, 18K rose gold`
Tortue watch, small model, 18K rose gold, diamond case
Tortue watch, medium model, 18K white gold, diamond case
Tortue watch, small model, 18K white gold, diamond case