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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Gold, Diamond, Chalcedony, and Rock Crystal Oval Box, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1899-1903
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 86,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Gold, Diamond, Chalcedony, and Rock Crystal Oval Box, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1899-1903
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 86,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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A Fabergé Gold, Diamond, Chalcedony, and Rock Crystal Oval Box, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1899-1903
the carved rock crystal box of oval shape, the body engraved with a design of foliate swags and a laurel wreath hanging from bow knots, the hinged gold cover pierced and set with foliate swags studded with diamonds, the top inset with a polished chalcedony plaque, the rim set with rose-cut diamonds
marked with workmaster's initials and 56 standard
Height 2 1/2 in.
6.4 cm
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Provenance

Wartski, London

Literature

For a similar rock crystal box by Perchin in the collection of HRH Princess Benedikte of Denmark, see Géza von Habsburg, ed., Fabergé-Cartier. Rivalen am Zarenhof, Munich, 2003, no. 21, p. 153.

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