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    Art Deco Black Onyx, Gold Cigarette Case, Gold, Most & Fogel
    The textured 14k gold cigarette case features black onyx side panels and bears the engraved initials, M.H., for Mark Hellinger. The base has a slide thumbpush which opens the hinged lid, marked GMF for Gold, Most & Fogel. Gross weight 143.20 grams.
    Dimensions: 3 inches x 3-1/4 inches

    Mark Hellinger (March 21, 1903 - December 21, 1947)
    Mark Hellinger was a newspaper columnist, a writer of screenplays and short stories, a war correspondent, and Hollywood film producer, in addition to being the husband of Gladys Glad.

    The Gladys Glad Jewelry Collection

    Condition Report*: Designer: Gold, Most & Fogel
    Gem Type: Black Onyx
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Rectangular-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: Cigarette case is in very good overall condition. No chips, cracks or breaks in black onyx side panels. The firm Gold, Most & Fogel was based in Brooklyn, NY from the 1920s thru 1930s. They were best known for producing novelties such as this cigarette case.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    5th-6th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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