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Pierre Schlumberger (French, Paris 1914–1986 Paris)
Gold, sapphire, ruby and silver-gilt
L. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Kenneth Jay Lane, 1973
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (on rim of mechanism): SCHLUMBERGER MODELE DEPOSE; (on tail): 24

Marking: (on head and tail): PE [crossed unidentified device between lozenge, maker's mark]; (on head, twice on body): [eagle's head in double outline, Paris restricted gold warranty]; (twice on wheels of lighter mechanism): [boar's head, Paris restricted silver warranty]; (on body): [unidentified, possibly maker's mark]
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