27 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A RUSSIAN GOLD AND ENAMEL LORGNETTE
FABERGÉ WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ALEXANDER WÄKEVÄ, 1908/17, INVENTORY NUMBER "3"
The narrow tapering handle and ring finger grip enamelled in translucent cobalt blue over a wavy engine-turned ground, the top and bottom of the handle with double white bands, button release on side of handle
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm) long
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