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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    A silver cake basket

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WORKMASTERS MARK OF STEPHAN WÄKEVA, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 12360?

    Price Realised  

    A silver cake basket
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, workmasters mark of Stephan Wäkeva, St Petersburg, circa 1900, with scratched inventory number 12360?
    Shaped circular, on circular stiff leaf foot, the fluted, scallop rimmed dish set in the centre with a rouble dated 1762, the reeded swing handle with central laurel and berry wreath and with foliate and rosette terminals, marked under rim
    7½ in. (19 cm.)
    15.44 oz. (480 gr.)


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