Sale 13JL02 | Lot 256

Antique Gold, Platinum, Wedgwood, Diamond and Cabochon Sapphire Compact and Lipstick Case, Cartier, France

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Antique Gold, Platinum, Wedgwood, Diamond and Cabochon Sapphire Compact and Lipstick Case, Cartier, France

Lot Details

Lot 256
Antique Gold, Platinum, Wedgwood, Diamond and Cabochon Sapphire Compact and Lipstick Case, Cartier, France
The circular finely ribbed gold compact edged by a floral motif in green gold, centering a square-shaped panel of finely ribbed concentric circles highlighted by a circular wedgwood floral plaque, encircled by rose-cut diamonds, quartered by 4 cabochon sapphires, accented by 2 rose-cut diamond thumbpieces, including a mirror and powder cover, the ribbed gold lipstick case tipped at both ends with engraved flowers, accented by 2 cabochon sapphires, joined by oval gold links and ring, signed Cartier, Paris, Londres, New York, no. 229, with French assay mark, approximately 62.3 dwts. gross.


C Descendants of Marian Haven Wickes

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

One hairline crack across 2 white wedgwood petals, faintly visible to eye.
2 white balls chipped and circles next to balls, slightly visible to eye, hairline crack at edge at 2:00, not visible to eye.

Minor scratches and several small dings on reverse.

Powder cover does not open fully and doesn't stay closed when open.

Diameter 2 1/8". Length of lipstick case 1 3/4".


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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