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    Sale 1359

    Jewels: The Geneva Sale

    20 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 210

    **A GOLD AND SILVER-GILT VANITY CASE, BY CARTIER

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    **A GOLD AND SILVER-GILT VANITY CASE, BY CARTIER
    The rectangular case of engraved woven-design opening to reveal a fitted mirror, three glazed compartments, a tortoiseshell hair comb, a money clip and a lipstick holder, circa 1960, 15.0 x 11.5 x 1.7 cm, 799.0 grams gross weight, with French assay mark for gold and silver-gilt, with maker's mark for Cartier, in a black silk bag
    Signed Cartier, no. 93992


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (continued)