11 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
A MALACHITE AND GOLD "BACCHUS" LIGHTER, BY CARTIER
Designed as a sculpted gold Bacchus head, enhanced by cabochon ruby eyes, opening to reveal a lighter, to the carved malachite base, mounted in gold, 3 ins.
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