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Acquired by the present owner circa 1950.
A. Kenneth Snowman, The Art of Fabergé, London, 1962, fig. 175, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Fabergé 1846-1920. Goldsmith to the Imperial Court of Russia, London, 1977, p. 126, No. R56, illustrated.
London, Fabergé 1846-1920. Goldsmith to the Imperial Court of Russia, Victoria & Albert Museum, 23 June - 25 September 1977, No. R56.