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    Sale 5383

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 209

    An Art Deco gold, enamel and diamond compact by Cartier

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    An Art Deco gold, enamel and diamond compact by Cartier
    The rectangular hinged compact with black and white striped and dot champlevé enamel decoration and rose-cut diamond thumbpiece the corner set with a circular onyx seal matrix engraved with a crest depicting a crown and bat, circa 1930
    Signed Cartier, Paris, Londres, New York, No. 5983, with French maker's mark H L


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