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1915

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1925

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2017

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Cigarette Case And Matchbox

This is a Cigarette Case and Matchbox.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Private Collection as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

Its medium is carved rock crystal, round and cabochon rubies, gold.

  • Box
  • glass, silver, enamel.
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 1967-48-76

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Jabot Brooch
  • carved rock crystal, diamonds, onyx, black enamel, white gold, platinum.
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.109

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

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