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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 140

    A gold and guilloché enamel photograph frame

    MARKED FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF MICHAEL PERCHIN, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 50549

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A gold and guilloché enamel photograph frame
    marked Fabergé, workmaster's mark of Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890, with scratched inventory number 50549
    Oval, the bright-cut rim with ribbon-tie cresting enclosing translucent caramel-coloured enamel over a sunburst ground, with pearl-set bezel, ivory backing and A-shaped scroll strut, marked on lower and side rim and strut
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Chrisite's, London, 29 April, 1983, lot 80.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the catalogue illustration for this lot is larger than the actual size.