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A GEM-SET GOLD EGG PENDANT
A GEM-SET GOLD EGG PENDANT
A GEM-SET GOLD EGG PENDANT
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A GEM-SET GOLD EGG PENDANT

BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ALFRED THIELEMANN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900

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A GEM-SET GOLD EGG PENDANT
BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ALFRED THIELEMANN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1900
Ovoid, the body applied with filigree foliate scrollwork, set with five green faceted gemstones, marked on suspension loop
¾ in. (2 cm.) long, excluding suspension loop
Provenance
Grand Duchess Marie Georgievna of Russia (1876-1940).
Princess Nina Georgievna Chavchavadze (1901-1974).
Prince David Pavlovich Chavchavadze (1924-2014).
Property from the Descendants of Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia; Doyle, 30 October 2019, lot 119 (part).
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Tradition & Opulence. Easter in Imperial Russia, New York, 2020, pp. 19, 48-49. 
Exhibited
New York, Museum of Russian Icons, Tradition & Opulence. Easter in Imperial Russia, 17 July - 25 October 2020.
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