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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 86

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Pill Box

    MARKED K. FABERGÉ WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, APPARENTLY OVERSTRIKING THE INITIALS OF FEODOR RÜCKERT, MOSCOW, 1908-1917, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 37577

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    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Pill Box
    Marked K. Fabergé with Imperial warrant, apparently overstriking the initials of Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1908-1917, scratched inventory number 37577
    Of compressed circular form, decorated with stylized foliage and geometric motifs in blue, brown, green, white and red shaded enamel, marked inside
    2 in. (5 cm.) diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a California Private Collection