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Eyeglass Case with Eyeglasses

Made by: Cartier __Firm

Currently in storage


About this object

The outside of the flat rectangular case is covered with very fine horizontal reeding. On the front in a plain rectangle is a monogram in blue enamel. The lining is red and contains a pair of eyeglasses.

Category:
GOLDWORK
Object name:
Eyeglass Case with Eyeglasses
Made from:
Gold -- enamel -- glass
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
ca. 1930
Size:
overall __4.62 IN
overall __11.74 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.198.1-2
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK; MONOGRAM __inside: 14K Cartier; on outside: MPD
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973