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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 5

    A Jewelled Two-Colour Gold Mounted Guilloché Enamel Bowenite Cane Handle

    BY FABERGÉ, WITH WORKMASTER'S MARK OF MICHAEL PERCHIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A Jewelled Two-Colour Gold Mounted Guilloché Enamel Bowenite Cane Handle
    By Fabergé, with workmaster's mark of Michael Perchin, St Petersburg, circa 1890
    The tau-shaped hardstone handle mounted with laurel-chased gold garlands suspended from two rubies, the pearl set collar enamelled in translucent pale blue over a wavy guilloché ground, marked on border, in the original grey felt case, mounted on bamboo
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 17 October, 1979, lot 155.
    Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.


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