Lot 548: A FRENCH ART DECO GOLD, JEWELED, AND ENAMEL "CHINOISERIE" VANITY CASE, CIRCA 1920 |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: with gold borders to matte black enamel fields, diamond strap hinges with emerald terminals, "Chinese"-style monogram, and black and gold chain
one small diamond missing from upper right strap hinge, spotting to mirror inside; no interior fittings
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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Dimensions: length 3 1/2 in.