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1920

  • Work on this object began.

1930

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2017

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Vanity Case, Persian-style, ca. 1925

This is a Vanity Case.

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 dated ca. 1925. Its medium is enamel, gold, rose-cut diamonds, beveled mirror-plated glass.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Bowl And Cover
  • enamel.
  • Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs in memory of Mr. Howard J. Sachs.
  • 1977-40-7-a/e

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Box
  • ivory.
  • Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
  • 1931-61-27

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 7.9 × 5.1 × 1 cm (3 1/8 in. × 2 in. × 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

French assay mark

It is signed

Lacloche Frères, France

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.

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