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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 219

    A Two-Color Gold-Mounted Guilloché Enamel Pill Box

    BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF FEODOR AFANASSIEV, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 21881

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    A Two-Color Gold-Mounted Guilloché Enamel Pill Box
    By Fabergé, with the workmaster's mark of Feodor Afanassiev, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917, scratched inventory number 21881
    Circular, enameled in translucent pale green over a wavy guilloché ground, the slightly domed hinged cover with a laurel-chased border with a rose-cut diamond set thumb-piece, marked inside cover and base
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) diam.


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