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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Amethyst, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Moscow, circa 1900
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
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111

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Amethyst, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Moscow, circa 1900
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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A Fabergé Amethyst, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Moscow, circa 1900

the large cushion-shaped faceted amethyst handle supported on an openwork mesh basket in gold, the intersections set with rubies, the collar within two-color gold laurel bands and enameled translucent oyster over a wavy guilloché ground


marked with Cyrillic initials KF and with 56 standard
Length 2 1/2 in.
6.4 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby & Co., London, November 23, 1959, lot 112.
Landsdell K. Christie
Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, December 7, 1967, lot 5.
A la Vieille Russie, New York

Exhibited

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1961
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1962-1966

Literature

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Easter Eggs and Other Precious Objects by Carl Fabergé, Washington, D.C., 1961, p. 44, no. 58.

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