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    Gold Cigarette Case, Paul Flato
    The 14k rose and yellow gold cigarette case weighs 157.40 grams, marked Plato for Paul Flato.
    Dimensions: 4-5/8 inches x 3 inches


    Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000.

    Condition Report*: Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: 14k Rose Gold & Yellow Gold Cigarette Case, Paul Plato Estimate: $5000 - 7000 Reserve: $4000 S
    Paul Flato: American Paul Flato (1900-1999) opened his first shop in New York City, catering to socialites. His popularity reached its zenith in 1930s Hollywood where his lavish creations adorned the likes of Merle Oberon, Douglas Fairbanks Sr., Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Joan Crawford, Charlie Chaplin, Katherine Hepburn and Hopalong Cassidy. Flato‘s designs were stylized, full of humor and whimsy. His refined lines and impeccable craftsmanship were unparalleled. His business closed in the 1940s. Flato passed away in Ft. Worth, Texas at age 98.

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