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    Sale 5375

    Jewellery

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 247

    A gold combination cigarette and vesta case, by Cartier

    Price Realised  

    A gold combination cigarette and vesta case, by Cartier
    Of hinged rectangular form with reeded decoration and cabochon onyx thumbpiece, the sides with cabochon sapphire terminals, one previously attached to a tinder cord, now deficient, the side with vesta compartment and integral striker to the hinged cover, circa 1915, French mark for gold items produced prior to 1919
    Signed Cartier Paris, numbered indistinctly


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