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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A cloisonné and en plein enamelled silver-gilt box

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1908-1917, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 37970

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    A cloisonné and en plein enamelled silver-gilt box
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1908-1917, with scratched inventory number 37970
    Rectangular, on four bracket feet, the hinged cover with raised en plein biscuit enamel plaque depicting an Eighteenth century cortège with the Imperial coach, in a winter landscape, the border and sides with pan-Slavic stylized foliate and geometric design in shaded enamel with silver details, marked under base
    3 5/8 in. (9.4 cm.) long


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