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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 170

    **AN ART DECO MULTI-GEM, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND CIGARETTE CASE

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    **AN ART DECO MULTI-GEM, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND CIGARETTE CASE
    Designed as a black laquer rounded oblong case, the lid and base set with black onyx panels, trimmed by rose-cut diamond borders, the front decorated with green enamel vines set with caved red coral flowers, each with a rose-cut diamond pistil, accented by rose-cut diamond leaves, with a rose-cut diamond and black onyx clasp, mounted in platinum, circa 1925, 3¼ x 2¼ x 5/8 ins.


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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.