This is a Cigarette Case.
A cigarette case, by Cartier from about 1930, highlights the combination of sapphires and diamonds so favored by socialites during the late 1920s.
It is credited
Lent by Siegelson, New York.
Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 8.3 × 6.4 × 1.3 cm (3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1/2 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.