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Box And Cover (France)

This is a Box and cover. We acquired it in 1996. Its medium is tortoiseshell, gold, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was purchased from Cartier. It is credited Gift of Dorothy Warren.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 1.3 x diameter 2 cm (1/2 x 13/16 in.)

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Box And Cover (France); tortoiseshell, gold, enamel; Overall: 1.3 x diameter 2 cm (1/2 x 13/16 in.); Gift of Dorothy Warren; 1996-65-1-a/c

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