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    Sale 2040

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    15 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    **AN ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL, CORAL AND ENAMEL PICTURE FRAME, BY CARTIER

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    **AN ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL, CORAL AND ENAMEL PICTURE FRAME, BY CARTIER
    The rectangular carved rock crystal frame, decorated by a black enamel and silver surround, enhanced by coral and black enamel detail, set on a rock crystal stand with a cabochon coral accent, mounted in silver, circa 1920, 3½ x 5¾ x 2 ins., with French assay mark and maker's mark
    Signed Cartier, France, no. S397


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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

    PROPERTY FORMERLY FROM THE HUTTON FAMILY