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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 218

    A Silver and Guilloché Enamel Bell Push

    BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDREI GORIANOV, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896-1908

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    A Silver and Guilloché Enamel Bell Push
    By Fabergé, with the workmaster's mark of Andrei Gorianov, St. Petersburg, 1896-1908
    Circular, enameled in translucent pale blue over a wavy guilloché ground, the top centering a circular silver well with a beaded border, surmounted by a push-piece with a spread eagle-form finial, the sides mounted with ribbon-tied laurel swags and laurel wreaths and pine cones, all within leaf-tip chased borders, the base with later Russian dedication inscription dated 1927, marked under base
    2¾ in. (6 cm.) high, 3 in. (7.6 cm.) diam.


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