Cigarette Case And Lipstick Baton
This is a Cigarette Case and Lipstick Baton.
This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Private Collection as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.
It is credited
Lent by Private Collection.
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Its dimensions are
L x W x D (Cigarette Case): 8.2 × 5.4 × 1.5 cm (3 1/4 × 2 1/8 × 9/16 in.) L x W x D (Lipstick Baton): 5.7 × 1.5 × 1.5 cm (2 1/4 × 9/16 × 9/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Box: French assay marks; Cartier, Paris; Made in France; 03351; Lipstick Baton: French assay marks; Cartier Paris; 0204; Lipstick: Cartier Paris; 01269
It is inscribed
"Allard (?) Reuss, 33 rue Barbet de Jouy, July - 7 - 29"
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.