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English Sapphire 18 Karat Gold Sliding Midcentury Pillbox

$4,750

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Very fine sapphire and 18k yellow gold rectangular pillbox with sliding mechanism, of English and French origins, circa 1950s. It features calibre cut sapphire along its bordersand an engine turned texture. Well made and easy to use for larger pills. Hallmarks: GS, French 18k gold assay marks,18 .75, K, maker's mark, scratch numbers.

Details

  • Metal
  • Stone
  • Stone Cut
  • Weight
    45.6 g
  • Dimensions
    Width: 1.44 in. (36.58 mm)Depth: .57 in. (14.48 mm)Length: 1.88 in. (47.76 mm)
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid 20th century
  • Condition
    Additions or alterations made to the original: Plate for initials was added to cover previous initials. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU12210818902

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    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
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    Ships From: New York, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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