Belle Epoque agate cigarette case

Rounded agate plaque top and bottom, gold mount enamelled white with green enamel laurel leaf and red enamel berries, and blue enamel circle motif, oval cabochon emerald pushpiece, pierced gold bar to retain the cigarettes.

Signed: Cartier Paris, numbered
Made: circa 1906-08

Maker’s mark of Henri Lavabre, French gold hallmark

9 x 6 cm

Price: USD 20,000