25 November 2003
A silver dish
marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant and with the unrecorded and unknown workmaster's initials J.W., 1899-1908, and with scratched inventory number 19119 or 10119
Circular with scalloped edge, the bowl with fluting radiating from a circle of reeding with raised centre, marked under rim
9½in. (24.3cm.) diam.
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Either unrecorded or unknown, the workmaster's initials appears to be very similar in style to the ones used by Stephen Wakeva and his sons.
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