Lot 70
  • 70

A Russian Gold Box, Erik Kollin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
47,500 USD
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Description

  • gold, rubies, diamonds
the surface cast and chased to simulate basketweave, cabochon ruby and rose-cut diamond thumbpiece, hinged lid

Provenance

with A la Vieille Russie

Exhibited

A la Vieille Russie, New York, "The Art of Peter Carl Fabergé: A Loan Exhibition for the Benefit of the Scholarship Fund of the Manhattan School of Music," 1961, pp. 41, 51, 137.

Catalogue Note

For a comparable box in the Queen's collection, see C. de Guitaut, Fabergé in the Royal Collection, London, 2003, pp. 140-141, no. 167.
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