Lot 129: A fourteen karat gold and sapphire cigarette case, Van Cleef & Arpels,
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A fourteen karat gold and sapphire cigarette case, Van Cleef & Arpels
textured case with applied white gold thumb piece and monogram set with square and baguette-cut sapphires, opens to reveal spring tension cigarette bar; case stamped Van Cleef & Arpels.
91.4 dwt.; Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 3 in.
Please note that all wear is consistent with age and use for all the above lots. The absence of a statement of surface or condition issues does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging
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Overall condition: good to very good
Sapphires: square and baguette-cut
Overall good quality.
Monogrammed: HHN on case top
Engraved inside: For Harry with all my love March 7, 1930
Case stamped: Van Cleef & Arpels (case top on lower rim edge) and 14K on back of cigarette keeper bar.
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