A LARGE JEWELLED OBSDIAN MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
A LARGE JEWELLED OBSDIAN MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
A LARGE JEWELLED OBSDIAN MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
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A LARGE JEWELLED OBSDIAN MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT

BY FABERGÉ, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900

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A LARGE JEWELLED OBSDIAN MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
BY FABERGÉ, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900
Humoristically carved, as a standing elephant, its trunk curled to its mouth, with rose-cut diamond-set eyes, apparently unmarked
2 3⁄4 in. (7 cm.) long
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 18 December 1996, lot 264.
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Carl Fabergé. A Private Collection, London, 2012, p. 164, no. 136 (illustrated).
Exhibited
London, Wartski, Carl Fabergé. A Private Collection, 15 - 25 May 2012, no. 136.

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