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Bell Push

Made by: Cartier __Firm

Currently in storage


About this object

The main body of the puch is made from white jade in a cylindrical shape. The top of the push is made in dark blue enamel. It is round and flattened. At the base of the jade is a band of dark blue enamel set wit four tiny sapphire cabochons. The lowest base is in gilt metal and the electrical cord is attached to this.

Category:
SOUND DEVICES
Object name:
Bell Push
Made from:
Jade -- gilt metal -- enamel -- sapphires
Made in:
USA: New York, NY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
overall __2.00 IN
overall __5.08 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.149
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
MARK __Cartier NY on base
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Natural Beauties- Exquisite Works of Minerals and Gems