20 May 2015
PROPERTY FROM THE DESCENDANTS OF GRAND DUKE GEORGE MIKHAILOVICH
A SILVER AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL PENDANT ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN
MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1899-1908
Rectangular, the raised image of Mother of God and Christ child with his right hand raised in benediction, with blue enamel inscriptions in the upper left and right corners, the square suspension loop with red cross pattée and white dots, marked on reverse
2 in. (5.1 cm.) high
Grand Duke George Mikhailovich (1863-1919).
Princess Xenia Georgievna Chavchavadze (1903-1965).
By descent to the present owner.
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