Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

April 7, 2017 – August 27, 2017

Imperial Guardian Lion Mystery Clock, 1929; Produced by Maurice Couet (French, 1885-1963) for Cartier (Paris, France); Carved nephrite, enamel, gold, cabochon emeralds, cabochon rubies, carved citrine, rose-cut diamonds, carved coral, pearls, platinum; 17 × 9.3 × 16.2 cm (6 11/16 × 3 11/16 × 6 3/8 in.); Photo: Doug Rosa

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

Floor: 2

One hundred extraordinary examples of cigarette and vanity cases, compacts, clocks, and other luxury objects are installed in the Teak Room, including exquisite works from the premier jewelry houses of Europe and America.