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Carved

Carved
Usage Conditions Apply
Date
ca. 1919
Type
containers
Exhibitions
Object Name
Cigarette or Card Box
Type
Cigarette or Card Box
Medium
Carved agate, rose-cut diamonds, calibre-cut sapphires, platinum
Credit Line
Lent by Private Collection
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
13.2016.64
Description
rectangular form with rounded edges, the box of a single block of translucent cream-colored agate, the two hinges and thumbpiece set with rose-cut diamonds,and calibre-cut sapphires, in platinum settings of rounded buckle form
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
made in
Probably France