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FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF CROWN PRINCE OLAF OF NORWAY

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FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF CROWN PRINCE OLAF OF NORWAY

Made by: Cartier

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

The main body of the frame is plain silver. The exterior border is gadrooned. At the center top is a crown in relief. The frame contains a ca. 1950 black and white photograph of Crown Prince Olaf, later King, of Norway.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF CROWN PRINCE OLAF OF NORWAY
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
New York, USA
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
28.9 x 22.5 cm (11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.270
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK Cartier / 51-14 / STERLING 925-1000 / HAND MADE Bottom edge of frame at center inscription Olav on lower right hand corner of photograph Olav is underlined; handwritten in ink. inscription Riésle on lower right hand corner of photograph handwritten in ink
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973