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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 181

    Two silver-mounted glass flasks

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890, ONE WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 4323

    Price Realised  

    Two silver-mounted glass flasks
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, circa 1890, one with scratched inventory number 4323
    Formed as ribbed glass ducks, the wings as handles, the long narrrow necks with silver mounts simulating the neck and the hinged covers forming the heads, chased and engraved to simulate feathers, beak and eyes, gilt interior, marked on mounts, in original fitted wooden case, the cover stamped with the Imperial warrant and in Russian 'K. Faberge St. Petersburg Moscow'
    9 in. (23 cm.) long (2)


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