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A FABERGÉ GOLD AND ENAMEL RED CROSS EGG PENDANT AND BROOCH, ST PETERSBURG, 1908-1917

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Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 GBP

A FABERGÉ GOLD AND ENAMEL RED CROSS EGG PENDANT AND BROOCH, ST PETERSBURG, 1908-1917

A FABERGÉ GOLD AND ENAMEL RED CROSS EGG PENDANT AND BROOCH, ST PETERSBURG, 1908-1917

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Lot sold:

4,000

GBP

Property of a private European lady

A FABERGÉ GOLD AND ENAMEL RED CROSS EGG PENDANT AND BROOCH, ST PETERSBURG, 1908-1917


the pendant of translucent guilloché enamel on white ground centred with a red cross, struck on the loop with initials KF (Cyrillic), 56 standard, with an associated chain; the brooch with opaque white ground similarly applied with a red guilloché cross, struck on the pin with initials KF (Cyrillic), 56 standard

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length of brooch 4.5cm, 1¾in.

The egg with small areas of enamel loss next to the loop and an associated chip to the top layer of enamel. The token with surface wear to enamel, especially to the raised red cross. The rubies are of the period and synthetic.


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