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Cartier Nephrite Jade and Yellow Gold Dresser Box

Auction:
2440
Lot:
685
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2440
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 10, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Cartier Nephrite Jade and Yellow Gold Dresser Box, early 20th century, rectangular, formed as thin nephrite jade panels within yellow gold frame, the hinged lid mounted with gold script lettering "Wee Willie Winkle," signed "Cartier Paris Londres New York, Made in France", 8 3/8 x 5 x 2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

There are two small fissures in the jade to the cover and one to the base, very small nick to back corner base; else very good to excellent.

Keywords

Yellow Gold Dresser Box, Cartier Nephrite Jade, Cartier Paris Londres New York, France, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jade, Nephrite

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