2 June 2014
A DIAMOND, RUBY, DEMANTOID GARNET AND SAPPHIRE-SET GOLD BROOCH
BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ALFRED THIELEMANN, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1908, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 78330
Designed as a diamond-set vase flanked by two diamond-set scrolls and holding three diamond-set flowers with ruby, demantoid garnet, and sapphire centres, within a diamond-set band, rose gold pin, marked on mounts; also with import marks
1 in. (2.5 cm.) diameter
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For a related brooch, similarly designed as a vase with flowers, by Albert Holmström, see K. Snowman, Fabergé: Lost and Found, London, 1993, p. 53.
Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute
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