Compact, Dragon, ca. 1924
This is a Compact. It was probably Vladimir Makovsky and produced by Cartier. It is dated ca. 1924. Its medium is enamel, mother-of-pearl, natural pearls, shell, rose-cut diamonds, carved coral, cabochon emeralds, mirrored plate glass, gold.
This object was
It is credited
Lent by Private Collection.
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Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 5.9 × 4.3 × 1.4 cm (2 5/16 × 1 11/16 × 9/16 in.)
It has the following markings
French assay marks
It is signed
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.