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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 49

    A two-colour gold-mounted pen tray

    MARKED FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF MICHAEL PERCHIN, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 45578

    Price Realised  

    A two-colour gold-mounted pen tray
    marked Fabergé, workmaster's mark of Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890, with scratched inventory number 45578
    Rectangular with rounded corners, the carved nephrite tray with reeded and laurel rim, marked on rim, in original fitted wood case, stamped inside the cover with the Imperial warrant and in Russian 'Faberge St. Petersburg. Moscow'; together with a white enamel and two-colour gold-mounted nephrite pen-holder, apparently unmarked
    the pen tray 6¼ in. (15.7 cm.) long (2)


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