1 November 2004,
Price realised HKD 31,070
HKD 15,000 - HKD 20,000
CARTIER. A VERY RARE LIMOGES CHINA AND RUBY-SET ORNAMENTAL PLATE
Signed Cartier, Private Collection, No., 1997
The white porcelain plate with border decorated in gold and platinum with a reclining panther motif, embellished with eight cabaochon rubies, signed and numbered
29.5 cm. diam.
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This plate is accompanied by the original Cartier presentation box with outer packaging and Certificate
Produced in 1997 to celebrate Cartier's 150th anniversary, this plate is number 5 of a very limited edition of 15 examples.
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