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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 227

    Four miniature pendant Easter Eggs

    TWO BY FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF FEODOR AFANASSIEV AND INDISTINCT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917 AND EARLIER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Four miniature pendant Easter Eggs
    two by Fabergé, workmaster's mark of Feodor Afanassiev and indistinct, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917 and earlier
    Ovoid, the first with a horizontal white band with red cross, the upper and lower sections of green guilloché enamel; a gold-mounted polished moss-agate egg; an opalescent white guilloché enamelled egg, painted with a pannier of flowers; and another, of red guilloché enamel, all marked on suspension rings
    ¾ in. (2 cm.) and slightly smaller (4)


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