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AN ART DECO MOTHER-OF-PEARL CIGARETTE BOX

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AN ART DECO MOTHER-OF-PEARL CIGARETTE BOX

The lid inset with a dyed mother-of-pearl mosaic depicting a Chinese scene in a gold frame, the ribbed silver sides applied to the front and back with a gold plated silver plaque set with silver nails, coral thumbpiece, Chinese-style ebony feet, cedarwood-lined interior, 1924, 12.5 x 10.0 x 5.5 cm.

Signed by Cartier, Paris, nos. 01432 and 01288

Cf.: The H. Robert Greene Collection, Christie's, Geneva, November 1978, lot 512 for a similar box

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