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A JEWELED TWO-COLOR GOLD-MOUNTED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL DESK CLOCK
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED MIDWEST PRIVATE COLLECTION
A JEWELED TWO-COLOR GOLD-MOUNTED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL DESK CLOCK

MARKED K. FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1899-1908, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 26063

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A JEWELED TWO-COLOR GOLD-MOUNTED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL DESK CLOCK
MARKED K. FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1899-1908, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 26063
Octagonal on four reeded ball feet, enameled in translucent lilac over a sunburst guilloché ground and applied with laurel branch and berry bands at corners, set with rose-cut diamonds, rising to a white enamel dial within a laurel-chased border, black Arabic chapters and pierced gold hands, all within a ribbon-tied reeded border, with gilt base, marked on base
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) wide
Provenance
Anonymous sale, Christie's, Geneva, November 13, 1990, lot 396.
Wartski, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1991.

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Lot Essay

For a comparable octagonal desk clock, see Exhibition catalogue, Faberge: Imperial Craftsman and His World, Wilmington, Riverfront Arts Center, 2000, illustrated p. 105, fig. 3.

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