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Art Deco Jade, Enamel, and Diamond Powder Compact, Cartier

Auction:
2771B
Lot:
732
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2771B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Jade, Enamel, and Diamond Powder Compact, Cartier, France, in the Chinese style, the 18kt gold circular compact with carved jade figure in an enamel surround, border and side with enamel palmette motifs, and studded with rose-cut diamonds set in platinum bezels, dia. 2 1/8 in., maker's mark and guarantee stamps, signed CARTiER MADE IN FRANCE.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Small ding near hinge. Opening to a mirror compartment. Guarantee stamp for mixed metal. Surface scratches.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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France, mixed metal

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