17 - 18 July 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A SET OF GOLD AND GUILLOCHE ENAMEL ACCESSORIES
Comprising a peach guilloché enamel rectangular case, centering upon a circular-cut diamond cursive 'M', with a pavé-set diamond tapered pushpiece; and a lighter en suite, both mounted in 18k gold, case 5½ x 2½ x 1 ins. and lighter 3 x¾ ins., both with French assay marks and maker's marks
Lighter signed Dunhill, no. 90-73 (2)
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Being one of María's favorite personal objects, she carried this cigarette lighter for her puritos every day. At one time it contained a portrait of Antoine Tzapoff's eyes inside the case made by Tzapoff, himself.
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