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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Jeweled, Gold, Enamel and Lapis Lazuli Table Seal, St. Petersburg, circa 1900
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 28,125 USD
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133

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES H. JONES

A Fabergé Jeweled, Gold, Enamel and Lapis Lazuli Table Seal, St. Petersburg, circa 1900
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 28,125 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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A Fabergé Jeweled, Gold, Enamel and Lapis Lazuli Table Seal, St. Petersburg, circa 1900

the carved, cylindrical handle composed of a fine piece of lapis lazuli; the flared lower section with gold, white opaque enamel and diamond-inset bands enclosing three translucent cream enamel plaques, the grounds finely engraved with musical trophies; the matrix carved with the mirror initials EE


apparently unmarked
Height 2 1/2 in.
6.4 cm
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Provenance

Landsdell K. Christie
A la Vieille Russie, New York
Sotheby Parke Bernet, November 30, 1972, lot 173

Exhibited

The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1961
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1965

Literature

Jesse McNab Dennis, "Fabergé's Objects of Fantasy," The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 23, no. 7 (March 1965), p. 229.
For a similar lapis lazuli table seal acquired by King George V and now in the Royal Collection that is similarly unmarked, see Caroline de Guitaut, Fabergé in the Royal Collection, London, 2003, pp. 221-222, no. 299 (RCIN 9262).

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