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    Sale 1359

    Jewels: The Geneva Sale

    20 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 194

    AN ART DECO GOLD, ENAMEL AND SAPPHIRE 'KODAK' TABLE CLOCK, BY CARTIER

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    AN ART DECO GOLD, ENAMEL AND SAPPHIRE 'KODAK' TABLE CLOCK, BY CARTIER
    Designed as a fluted gold 'Kodak' camera with black enamel borders, the two cabochon sapphire lateral pressure pieces, opening to reveal a square cream dial with Arabic numerals and blued-steel hands, mechanical movement signed European Watch & Clock Co., circa 1930, 4.4 cm long, with French assay mark for gold
    Signed Cartier, no. 05169


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    For similar pieces please see:

    Jader Barracca, Giampiero Negretti, Franco Nencini, Le Temps de Cartier, Milan (1989), page 149

    Judy Rudoe, Cartier 1900-1939, London (1997), page 133

    Pre-Lot Text

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