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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 296

    A Jeweled Gold-Mounted Nephrite Parasol Handle

    BY FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST. PETERSBURG, DATE INDISTINCT, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER APPARENTLY 12904

    Price Realised  

    A Jeweled Gold-Mounted Nephrite Parasol Handle
    By Fabergé, workmaster's mark of Henrik Wigström, St. Petersburg, date indistinct, scratched inventory number apparently 12904
    In the form of a duck's head, each side set with a trail of rose-cut diamonds leading to a cabochon ruby eye, with reeded gold border, in original silk-lined wood box stamped 'Fabergé St. Petersburg, Moscow, London', marked on gold border
    2½ in. (9 cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a California Private Collection