Lot 463
  • 463

A Fabergé jewelled silver icon of Saint Alexandra, Moscow, 1908-17

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 GBP
Sold
18,750 GBP
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Description

  • Saint Barbara
  • Silver, tempera on panel, and cabochon sapphires
  • 4  1/2  x 1  5/8  inches
the figure of the saint painted on metal in jewelled robes and holding an Orthodox cross, applied silver halo, the frame of finely textured reeds with raised bead brackets, the corners set with cabochon sapphires, struck K.Fabergé in Cyrillic beneath the Imperial Warrant, 84 standard, scratched inventory number 33044 
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