This is a Compact.
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.
Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 4.4 × 4.1 × 2.2 cm (1 3/4 × 1 5/8 × 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
French assay marks
It is signed
Cartier Paris Londres New York,Made in 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.