A Fabergé jewelled gold and hardstone parasol handle, workmaster Michael Perchin, St Petersburg, 1899-1903
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
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- gold, hardstone, ruby
carved of reeded nephrite, bound with a rose-cut diamond-set ribbon, the knot set with cabochon rubies, diamond collar, struck with workmaster's initials and Fabergé in Cyrillic, 56 standard
Christie's Geneva, 12 May 1981, lot 80
For a nearly identical example by the same maker, please see Sotheby's New York, 4 November 2010, lot 58; later exhibited, London, Wartski, Carl Fabergé: A Private Collection, 15-25 May 2012, no. 32, p. 42, illustrated.