New York, Park Avenue
15 April 1997
A SILVER-MOUNTED GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL AND GEMSET CHARKA FORMED AS A STYLIZED TOUCAN
marked K Fabergé, workmaster Anders Nevalainen, St. Petersburg, 1899-1908, with scratched inventory number 11099, with London import marks for 1909
The hemispherical bowl with salmon-pink guilloché enamel, with silver-gilt rim on three ball feet, the handle formed as a stylized toucan's head with mounted bear-claw beak and cabochon ruby eyes, marked on rim
3 1/8in. (8cm.) long
An highly important Collection of Works of Art by Carl Fabergé from the Collection of the late Sir Charles Clore, Christie's Geneva, 13 November 1985, lot 53.
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M.Y. Ghosn, Objets de Vertu par Fabergé, (Paris, 1996), no.47.
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