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  • We acquired this object.

1925

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

2017

2022

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Cigarette Case, Geometric Pattern, ca. 1930

This is a Cigarette Case. It was manufactured by Renault. It is dated ca. 1930. Its medium is enamel, rose-cut and baguette diamonds, gold, platinum.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Box (France)
  • gold, diamonds, rubies.
  • Gift of Handy and Harman.
  • 1965-56-1

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Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 10 × 5.8 × 1.4 cm (3 15/16 × 2 5/16 × 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

French assay marks; Cartier Paris Londres New York; Made in France

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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