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1928

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Box, 1928

This is a Box.

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 1928. Its medium is jadeite, frosted striated rock crystal, lapis lazuli, collet-set, baguette, and other diamonds, black onyx, collet-set diamonds, white and yellow gold.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

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Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 7.5 × 5.2 × 1.6 cm (2 15/16 in. × 2 in. × 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

French assay marks; 31054, maker's marks for Strauss, Allard & Meyer

It is signed

Van Cleed & Arpels, Paris

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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