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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 266

    A Pair of Silver-Mounted Cut Glass Carafes

    MARKED K. FABERGÉ WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Pair of Silver-Mounted Cut Glass Carafes
    Marked K. Fabergé with Imperial warrant, workmaster's mark of Julius Rappoport, St. Petersburg, circa 1890
    Each of elongated baluster form, the colorless glass bodies cut with diamond patterns, the silver angular handle with rosettes at the corners, the silver neck mount chased with foliate swags beneath a hinged domed cover chased with leaf tips and with urn finial, marked under covers and on edge of neck mounts
    13½ in. (34.3 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    With Wartski, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a California Private Collection