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    Sale 5378

    Jewels & Watches at South Ken: Including Jewels from the 1960's and 70's - the property of a Lady, and a collection of fine watches

    15 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 53

    AN AUSTRIAN GOLD, DIAMOND, HARDSTONE AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL VANITY CASE

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN GOLD, DIAMOND, HARDSTONE AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL VANITY CASE
    Of rectangular form, the lid with central mother-of-pearl oval floral plaque with rose-cut diamond edging, between carved hardstone flowerheads with single-cut diamond accents and carved nephrite leaves against a blue enamel field with shaped carved lapis lazuli and shaped onyx borders, the case with rose-cut diamond line edging and circular cabochon onyx corner detail, one operating the opening mechanism, the interior with mirror, Austrian mark, circa 1925


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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