Lot 262: A Cartier copper tray, second quarter 20th century
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Cartier copper tray
second quarter 20th century
Formed from the engraving plate for the invitations to the wedding of Elsie Ball Wright to Major General Albert Jesse Bowley on September 12, 1931, accompanied by original Cartier receipt dated December 18, 1942; stamped "Cartier" to verso.
H: 8, W: 5 1/4 in.
From the Estate of Alfred I. duPont, Florida.
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