11 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A GOLD AND ROSE GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, BY BULGARI
Of rectangular outline, the 18k gold case with a rose gold "MULTIFILTER, PHILIP MORRIS, 20 CLASS A CIGARETTES" label trimmed with black and white enamel bands, the lid opening to reveal a single compartment, 1977, 4 x 2¼ x 1 ins.
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Cf. Amanda Triossi and Daniela Mascetti, Bulgari, Abbeville Press Publishers, New York, 2007, page 237
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