Cartier Art Deco Silk Evening Bag With Jade and Diamond Clasp Circa 1925

GBP 45,000.00

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Object Description

A beautiful Art Deco silk brocade and gemstone evening bag by Cartier London, circa 1925, the bag of rectangular envelope design, the silk embroidered with a floral motif in metallic silver, pinky-brown and green thread, the bag opening to reveal a plain creamy coloured silk lining with two main compartments, the larger of which has two pockets to each side, the back two with a small purse in one and a mirror in the other, the top flap secured with a stunning hinged clasp formed of an oval cabochon of certified Burmese jadeite jade set horizontally in platinum with a diamond surround set with round and baguette diamonds.

Maker
Cartier

Period
Art Deco, circa 1925

Origin
London – the silk lining signed Cartier London

Gemstones
Oval green jadeite jade cabochon 23.7mm x 16.4mm x 6.7mm with SSEF certificate stating natural Burmese A-jade with no evidence of impregnation.
23 x single and brilliant cut round diamonds and 4 x baguette diamonds estimated to weigh a combined total of approximately 1.2cts

Setting
Platinum

Weight
346 grams

Dimensions
9″ / 22.8cm long and 6″ / 15.2cm tall

Condition
Overall good condition

Object Condition

Overall good condition

Object Details

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By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)20 7493 8904
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Dealer Location

52-53 Burlington Arcade
London W1J 0HH
United Kingdom

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