LARGE VANITY CASE

CARTIER LONDON, SPECIAL ORDER, 1935

9-carat yellow gold, platinum, round old-cut diamonds, black enamel. 

The top with the monogram BG. Interior fitted with a mirror and four compartments, including a covered compartment for cigarettes. 

Special order for Countess Granard (1883–1972), daughter of the financier and philanthropist Ogden Mills.

15.2 x 8.5 x 2.3 cm

EGG NÉCESSAIRE

CARTIER PARIS, 1958

Yellow gold, platinum, baguette-, brilliant- and single-cut diamonds, tortoiseshell. 

The centre applied with initial L. 

Interior with a powder compartment with Plexiglas®-cover, a cigarette compartment with gold openwork retaining clip and a mirrored cover. 

Sold to Lady Lydia Deterding.

11.13 x 8.22 x 5.85 cm