New York, Park Avenue
15 April 1997
A SILVER-GILT AND GOLD-MOUNTED GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL AND MOONSTONE BELL-PUSH
marked Fabergé, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St. Petersburg, 1899-1908, with scratched inventory number 12463
Circular, the chased and engraved laurel leaf base on three gadrooned feet, the body of apricot guilloché enamel, the moonstone push-piece within reeded and gadrooned mount, marked on base
2¼in. (6cm.) diam.
Purchased from Fabergé's London branch on 15 June 1908 by Countess Benckendorff for £11.10.
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M.Y. Ghosn, Objets de Vertu par Fabergé, (Paris, 1996), no.84.
A. von Solodkoff, Fabergé, London, 1988, illustrated p.99.
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