A gem-set minaudière, by Boucheron, (5) (illustrated inside the front cover)
Lot 90
A gem-set minaudière, by Boucheron, (5) (illustrated inside the front cover)
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,148) inc. premium
Auction Details
A gem-set minaudière, by Boucheron, (5) (illustrated inside the front cover)
Lot Details
A gem-set minaudière, by Boucheron, circa 1945
The engraved minaudière depicting an openwork floral and fauna scene with circular-cut ruby highlights, opening to reveal a mirror, lipstick holder, perfume holder, powder compartment and a comb, accompanied by four pochettes, signed Boucheron Paris, numbered, maker's marks HM, French assay marks, one ruby deficient, broken mirror, length 13.0cm, fitted maker's case (5) (illustrated inside the front cover)
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Item contains ruby or jadeite

Please note that as a result of recent legislation ruby and jadeite gem stones of Burmese (Myanmar) origin may not be imported into the US. Rubies and jadeite of non-Burmese origin require certification before import into the US.

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