20 May 2015
A SILVER HAND-SEAL
MARKED K. FABERGÉ, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1910
Trapezoidal, the lower border cast and chased with stylized whorls beneath cabochon sapphires on either side, the matrix engraved in Cyrillic: 'Khara...', the circular silver handle with conforming decoration, in the original wood box stamped 'K. Fabergé/ Moscow/ St. Petersburg, Odessa' beneath the Imperial warrant, further inscribed in Russian '20 Feb. 1910 - [?] GM', marked on top of handle
2¼ in. (.9 cm.) high
Grand Duke George Mikhailovich (1863-1919).
Princess Nina Georgievna Chavchavadze (1901-1974).
Prince David Pavlovich Chavchavadze (1924-2014).
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