15 April 1997,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 21,850
USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A RHODONITE MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
by Fabergé, St. Petersburg, circa 1890
Realistically carved with his trunk lifted towards his mouth
1 1/8in (2.9cm.) long
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M.Y. Ghosn, Objets de Vertu par Fabergé, (Paris, 1996), no.148.
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