The Teddy Camera is a stamped-metal box camera, made by the Teddy Camera Company of Newark, NJ. The camera came with a set of sensitized cards, and made x prints, developed on-the-spot within a tubular developing tank which attached to the bottom.
When Christian Dior - a close friend of his - opened his fashion house in Gruau was commissioned with creating graphic images for all the Dior fragrances. Gruau soon became the preferred artist of the luxury industry and of the leading fashion magazines.
Le Coultre Compass Camera Some vintage cameras are "steampunk-ish" enough not to require any additional tinkering. This one, for example, was made in the and manages to fit scores of features in the least possible space
An unusual opal and diamond octopus brooch circa 1955 entirely carved from a single opal, the eyes set with cabochon emeralds, the glistening tentacles with sucker detail, entwined with brilliant-cut diamond seaweed