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    Sale 5218

    Fine Jewellery

    4 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

    An Art Deco, silver gilt, lacquer, enamel, mother-of-pearl and ruby cigarette case, by Cartier

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An Art Deco, silver gilt, lacquer, enamel, mother-of-pearl and ruby cigarette case, by Cartier
    The rectangular case in the Japanese manner, with mother of pearl and laquer floral detail, the thumbpiece and central initial 'H' set with calibré rubies, circa 1936, with London hallmark
    Signed Cartier London


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    Post Lot Text

    Please note that this lot will be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA