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Vanity case 'Chrysanthemum', ca. 1928, by Lacloche Frères and manufactured by Strauss, Allard & Meyer. Calibré-cut rubies, amethysts, sapphires, onyx, diamonds, emeralds, black enamel, white gold, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 7.5 × 4.4 × 1.6 cm; 74125; 8622; maker's mark for Strauss, Allard & Meyer; French assay marks; British importation marks; signed Lacloche Frères, Paris. Lent by private collection. Accession Number 13.2016.93 © Cooper Hewitt Museum.