• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 84

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TUMBLER-CUP

    MARK OF FABERGÉ, WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT AND WORKMASTERS MARK OF ALEXANDER WAKEVA, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER APPARENTLY 1177A

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TUMBLER-CUP
    MARK OF FABERGÉ, WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT AND WORKMASTERS MARK OF ALEXANDER WAKEVA, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER APPARENTLY 1177A
    Tapering cylindrical and with a ribbon tied reeded border, the base set with an 1859 rouble commemorating the unveiling of the monument to Emperor Paul I, marked near base
    3 1/8 in. (7.8 cm.) diam.
    4 oz. (136 gr.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    With Wartski, London, 17 December 1993


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)