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ASHTRAY

Made by: Cartier (Firm)

Currently in storage


About this object

Ashtray is set with nine carved intaglio stones, graduated in size. They appear to be antique seals in various minerals. At narrow end is an applied piece of silver, ridged to hold cigarettes.

Object name:
ASHTRAY
Made from:
Silver -- intaglio
Made in:
New York, USA
Date made:
1948
Size:
11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.602
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARKS STERLING Cartier [on side]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973