All authentic records and certification. Original Cartier Black Velvet Lined Red Box. Cartier imagined a collection of truly unique writing instruments.
Known as "The Menagerie" signed by Cartier. The Crocodile Fountain Pen draws its inspiration. From the famous Crocodile necklace created by Maria Felix. A renowned Mexican actress and one of the "Maison's" most prestigious clients. Who had a spectacular necklace designed for her.
It was based on her live baby crocodile. That the extravagant diva entrusted to Cartier.The astounding realism of the scales around which two crocodiles coil up. Are perfectly chiseled out by a master artisan. On both ends are two precious cabochons. And the other in citrine. A reminder of the colors of the famed necklace. The reptile's face is engraved on the solid gold nib. This is both a magnificent writing instrument and a beautiful sculpture.
A precious folly perpetuated with this pen. Through the astounding realism of the Crocodiles scales. Around which two crocodiles coil up. Their volumes perfectly chiselled out by a master artisan. Both a pen and a sculpture for which Cartier created a transparent crystal stand.This edition is limited to 888 individually numbered pieces. (Pictures are part of the description). The item "PRECIOUS CARTIER LA DONA CROCODILES LE MENAGERIE FOUNTAIN PEN LE 888" is in sale since Saturday, June 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Other Writing Collectibles". The seller is "the-incurable-collectors" and is located in Portland, Oregon.
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