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    Sale 1359

    Jewels: The Geneva Sale

    20 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 211

    A RETRO EMERALD, GOLD AND DIAMOND POWDER COMPACT, BY CARTIER

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    A RETRO EMERALD, GOLD AND DIAMOND POWDER COMPACT, BY CARTIER
    Of square outline, the fluted gold geometric motifs enhanced on the lid by carved emerald leaves to the diamond collet accents, opening to reveal a mirror, circa 1940, 7.0 x 7.0 x 1.0 cm, with French assay mark for gold, in original fitted Cartier red leather box
    Signed Cartier Paris, no. 04097


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