New York, Park Avenue
15 April 1997
A JEWELLED GOLD AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL CHARKA
marked Fabergé, workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890, with scratched inventory number 51467
Hemispherical, the lobed body and domed foot with strawberry red guilloché enamel, with reeded rims and geometric handle, the latter incorporating a swivel rose-diamond mounted 2-ruble piece of the Empress Elizabeth with cabochon moonstone finials, marked under base
2¾in. (7cm.) long
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G. de Habsbourg-Lorraine and A. de Solodkoff, Fabergé: Joaillier à la Cour de Russie, (Fribourg, 1979), illustrated pl.24.
M.Y. Ghosn, Objets de Vertu par Fabergé, (Paris, 1996), no.52.
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