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FLASK WITH COAT OF ARMS

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FLASK WITH COAT OF ARMS

Made by: Cartier

Currently in storage


About this object

A rectangular gold flask which has a surface decorated with vertical reeding. The front has a plain rectangle with the Hutton coat of arms. The cover lifts off and shows a cap. The cap screws onto the top and is attached to the inside with a flat piece of gold.

Category:
goldwork
Object name:
FLASK WITH COAT OF ARMS
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
New York, USA
Date made:
1920-1935
Size:
H. 3 × W. 1 3/4 in. (7.6 × 4.4 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.194.1-2
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK: Cartier / 14K / 3004 [Inside, on rim] COAT OF ARMS: [Hutton Crest] / SPIRITUS GLADIUS [On body]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973