416
416
A silvered portrait medallion of Emperor Nicholas II, Charles Bertault (Berto) Foundry, St Petersburg, 1897
Estimate
1,0002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
416
A silvered portrait medallion of Emperor Nicholas II, Charles Bertault (Berto) Foundry, St Petersburg, 1897
Estimate
1,0002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,125 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A silvered portrait medallion of Emperor Nicholas II, Charles Bertault (Berto) Foundry, St Petersburg, 1897
silver on copper plaque, the Emperor in profile wearing the frock coat of the Life-Guards Horse-Grenadiers Regiment within full Imperial inscription, the truncation inscribed Ch. Bertault and dated 1897, in original green plush-covered frame with gilt-metal bezel and Imperial crown surmount, the silk back with strut
height overall 16.2cm, 6 3/8 in.; diameter of sight 9.1cm, 3 5/8 in.
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Catalogue Note

The Bertault Foundry also produced this medallion in bronze.  An identically-framed bronze example sold, Sotheby's New York, 14 October 2015, lot 135.

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