A SILVER-GILT TABLE LIGHTER IN THE FORM OF A RECLINING BEAR
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE HENRY, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER KG., KT., KP.
A SILVER-GILT TABLE LIGHTER IN THE FORM OF A RECLINING BEAR

MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1904

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A SILVER-GILT TABLE LIGHTER IN THE FORM OF A RECLINING BEAR
MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1904
Realistically modelled, lying on his back and holding his foot, the lower foot opening to reveal a lighter fluid compartment, marked on back
4½ in. (14 cm.) long
11.36 oz. (353.3 gr.) gross
Literature
K. Snowman, Carl Fabergé, Goldsmith to the Imperial Court of Russia, London, 1979, illustrated p. 40.

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