30 avril 2018

Cartier. Cigarette case, ca. 1927

Cartier. Cigarette case, ca. 1927, agate, black enamel, carved coral, cabochon emeralds, carved onyx, diamonds, gold. L x W x D: 9 × 5.6 × 1.5 cm. French assay marks; Cartier, Paris Londres, New York; 4742. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewit
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15 mars 2016

Fine Jewelry from Estate of Boston’s Supermarket Heiress to Lead Grogan’s March Sale

Van Cleef & Arpels Diamond Riviere Necklace from the Estate of Helene Rabb Cahners-Kaplan. Estimate: $75,000-100,000 (Grogan & Company) BOSTON, MA: Grogan & Company is poised to present a diverse and exciting selection of Jewelry, Fine Art, Decorative Arts, and Oriental Carpets in their March 20th auction. Highlighted by fine jewelry from the estate of Stop and Shop supermarket heiress Helene Rabb Cahners-Kaplan, the auction will feature over 300 lots from various private collections and estates.  ... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2014

Wartski at MASTERPIECES London 2014

Two Gold and Enamel Cigarette Cases by Carl Fabergé - Photo courtesy Wartski decorated with opaque champlevé enamel, the thumb pieces set with rose cut diamonds. Chief Workmaster: Henrik Wigstrom, St Petersburg 1908-1917. A Pair of Jewelled Platinised Silver and Gold Cufflinks by Carl Fabergé - Photo courtesy Wartski the yellow gold terminals topped with matt platinised silver and mounted with cabochon chrysoprases and lines of rose diamonds, their shape mimicking that of a button hole Workmaster: August Hollming, St.... [Lire la suite]
28 juin 2014

SIEGELSON at MASTERPIECES London 2014

Suzanne Belperron. The Duchess of Windsor's Chalcedony Suite, Circa 1935. A necklace composed of a double-strand of chalcedony beads and a large flower head clasp with articulated carved blue chalcedony petals centering a cluster of cabochon sapphires, embellished by old-European-cut diamond trim; with French assay marks, set in platinum • 15 round diamonds • 8 cabochon sapphires • With maker’s mark • Length: 14 inches, flower clasp diameter: 2 1⁄8 inches. Belle Époque Diamond and Rock Crystal Corsage Ornament by Cartier, Paris,... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2014

Cartier steel cigarette case, ca. 1925

Cartier steel cigarette case, ca. 1925. Gold, coral, pearl, tortoiseshell, Cartier France, ALBION ART Collection.
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20 mai 2013

A cigarette case with 9 carats gold niello, Japan, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

A cigarette case with 9 carats gold niello, Japan, Meiji Period (1868-1912). Photo Cambi Casa d'Aste with interior lacquered with landscapes and dragon. Signed in gold inside, cm 9x8. Estimation : 1 000 / 1 200 € Cambi Casa d'Aste. Mercredi 22 mai 2013. Castello Mackenzie - Mura di San Bartolomeo 16. Contact: Emilie Volka 0039 (0) 108395029 -emilie@cambiaste.com
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22 mars 2013

A cigarette case, Cartier, circa 1950

A cigarette case, Cartier, circa 1950. Photo Sotheby's a yellow gold case of rectangular form accented with a raised spot motif, the thumb piece highlighted with baguette diamonds, measurements approximately 76 x 53 x 10 mm, signed Cartier Paris and numbered, French assay and indistinct maker's marks, pochette. Estimate:  8,500-10,500 CHF - Lot Sold: 13,750 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. Geneva | 12... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2013

Gold, enamel and diamond cigarette case, Cartier, circa 1915

Gold, enamel and diamond cigarette case, Cartier, circa 1915. Photo Sotheby's The case of rectangular form applied with a royal blue and white enamel border, decorated at the centre with an enamelled miniature depicting a spray of flowers and two birds, framed by rose-cut diamonds, the thumb piece set with similar stones, opening to reveal a compartment, measurements approximately 80 x 55 x 11mm, signed Cartier Paris, Londres, New York, French assay marks. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 CHF. Unsold ... [Lire la suite]
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19 juillet 2011

An early 20th century Chinese export silver cigarette case, by Wing On & Co, Hong Kong

An early 20th century Chinese export silver cigarette case, by Wing On & Co, Hong Kong,. Photo Bonhams rectangular form, cover embossed with a dragon on a matted ground, circular reserve, monogrammed, length 10cm, a late 19th century Chinese export silver christening mug, by Tuck Chang & Co, Shanghai, textured ground, circular reserve monogrammed, height 8cm, a Chinese Export silver napkin ring, stamped with character marks, embossed with a dragon on matted ground and two silver bangles, total weight 10oz. (5). Estimate:... [Lire la suite]
19 juillet 2011

Chinese silver card cases & cigarette cases

Photo Bonhams A Chinese silver card case, by Sing Fat. character mark and 90 embossed in high leaf with flowers and a crane wading among flowers on the opposite side,length 9.2cm. A silver and enamelled cigarette case with four sets of character marks, plain sides enamelled in relief with flowers and prunus blossom, length 8.3cm. An unmarked Chinese silver cigarette example, embossed with scholars on one side around a shield reserve, bamboo on the opposite side with stippled ground, a large unmarked Chinese silver... [Lire la suite]
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