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Jackie's Cartier Watch For Sale at Auction

on Sat, 05/13/2017 - 21:45

This article appeared in JCK Magazine, May 12, 2017

In its upcoming Rare Watches and American Icons auction in New York City, Christie’s will feature a Cartier Tank watch that was owned by—and was a firm favorite of—Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

A gift to the first lady from her brother-in-law, Prince Stanislaw “Stas” Radziwill, in 1963, she wore this particular Tank watch for decades. It can be seen on her wrist in many photos (like the one to the right).

The gold watch features the engraving: “Stas to Jackie 23 Feb.