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Frame with a Photograph of Crown Princess Martha of Norway

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Frame with a Photograph of Crown Princess Martha of Norway

Made by: Cartier __Firm

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

The frame has a square checkerboard pattern on facing sides and edges. Each square of the pattern is a truncated pyramid. At the top of the frame, in relief, is a crown with five points. The frame contains a black and white photograph mounted on paper of Crown Princess Martha of Norway.

Category:
GOLDWORK
Object name:
Frame with a Photograph of Crown Princess Martha of Norway
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
1951
Size:
overall __7.50 IN __5.36 IN
overall __19.05 CM __13.63 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.178
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK __14K / CARTIER __hinge at upper left hand corner of back of frame ||mark __M. W. 1037 - 51 __pocket at lower left hand corner on back of frame ||inscription __Màrtha / 1950 __lower right hand corner of photo __handwritten in ink
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973