The Man in the Moon: A pair of jewelled gold and enamel cufflinks, Friedrich Köchli, St Petersburg, late 19th century
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
bidding is closed
- diameter: 2.8cm, 1 1/8 in.
each with a carved moonstone face within a crescent of rose- and circular-cut diamonds, the ground of translucent midnight blue enamel over hatched concentric engine-turning, scratched inventory number 31112, 56 standard
For an interesting comparison, see the Fabergé clock by Wigström, the rock crystal dial carved with a moon face, illustrated, A. von Solodkoff, Fabergé Clocks, 1986, p. 12.