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437
A Fabergé hardstone egg pendant, workmaster Feodor Afanassiev, St Petersburg, circa 1910
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
437
A Fabergé hardstone egg pendant, workmaster Feodor Afanassiev, St Petersburg, circa 1910
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Fabergé hardstone egg pendant, workmaster Feodor Afanassiev, St Petersburg, circa 1910
carved of grey agate as a crouching rabbit, rose-cut diamond-set eyes, gold loop, struck with workmaster's initials
width excluding loop 1.8cm, 3/4 in.
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Catalogue Note

Please compare with the nearly identical Perchin example which sold, Sotheby's London, 9 June 2010, lot 614, illustrated, Wartski, London, Japonisme: From Falize to Fabergé, The Goldsmith and Japan, ex. cat., no. 184, p. 98.  The catalogue notes that the compressed form of these pendants was inspired by a Japanese ojime.

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé & Icons

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