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Cartier Gold and Sapphire Card Case
- This splendid gold cigarette case or card holder was made by Cartier
- It is crafted entirely of 18K yellow in a sleek design
- The exterior is etched with a heraldic crown indicating this piece was made for a French Marquis
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Likely designed with the original purpose of housing cigarettes, this glossy golden case is perfectly suited for carrying business cards. Accented with a cabochon sapphire latch, is a wonderful specimen of early 20th century goldsmithing by one of the world's most prestigious firms.
A similar card case is pictured in Cartier Exceptional Objects by O. Bachet, vol. 1, p. 78.
Marked "Cartier. Paris - London Deposé". Also bears makers mark for Adolphe Chailloux and French assay marks.
1 1/2" wide x 3 1/8" high
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