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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 23

    A Silver-Gilt Mounted Birch Paper Knife

    MARKED FABERGÉ, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver-Gilt Mounted Birch Paper Knife
    Marked Fabergé, Moscow, circa 1890
    The flattened wooden blade mounted with stylized asters and leaves, marked on mounts
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    An American private collection, a gift from Kenneth Snowman.
    Property from an Important Private Collection, Christie's, New York, April 18, 2007, lot 316.
    Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.


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