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  • We acquired this object.

1925

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

2017

2022

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Vanity Case, Giardinetto, ca. 1930

This is a Vanity Case.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Private Collection as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

It is dated ca. 1930. Its medium is enamel, round and baguette diamonds, mirrored plate glass.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Drawing, Design for a Flower Stand
  • pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, graphite on paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1938-88-582

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 10.5 × 8.4 × 1.9 cm (4 1/8 × 3 5/16 × 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Bulgari; 05057

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

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