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Monogrammed Pocket Flask

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Monogrammed Pocket Flask

Made by: Cartier __Firm

Currently in storage


About this object

The flat rectangular flask is slightly curved. The sides are decorated with fine reeding which is divided into narrow and wide bands. The sides, top and bottom are plain. On the top is a screw cap which is attached to the flask with a long flat piece of gold. The flask is curved forward in the front and inward on the back. There is a small square shield on the front with initials.

Category:
GOLDWORK
Object name:
Monogrammed Pocket Flask
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
1935-1955
Size:
overall __5 7/16" __4 1/4"
overall __13.81 CM __10.80 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.193
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK; MONOGRAM __on front: MPD; on bottom: Cartier 14K 1/2PT
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973