Sale 19JL05 | Lot 187

Gold and Sapphire Cigarette Case, Cartier, Paris

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 187
Gold and Sapphire Cigarette Case, Cartier, Paris
18 kt., the rectangular ribbed box of twisted rope motif, centering an engraved royal crest, with thumbpiece of 4 rectangular-cut sapphires, interior facsimile 'To a very patiente friend, Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, Nov. 5, 1968', signed Cartier, Paris, no. 012051, with maker's mark and French assay mark, ap. 126.7 dwts. 3 3/4 x 3 x 5/8 inches.


C Estate of Janine Metz

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Sapphires: deep violetish-blue, cleanish to slightly included, lively.

Rich gold color.


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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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