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A FABERGÉ JEWELLED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL LOCKET, WORKMASTER AUGUST HOLLMING, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

A FABERGÉ JEWELLED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL LOCKET, WORKMASTER AUGUST HOLLMING, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903

A FABERGÉ JEWELLED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL LOCKET, WORKMASTER AUGUST HOLLMING, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

Lot sold:

10,000

GBP

A FABERGÉ JEWELLED SILVER-GILT AND GUILLOCHÉ ENAMEL LOCKET, WORKMASTER AUGUST HOLLMING, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903


oval, enamelled in translucent sky blue over a radiating engine turned ground, applied with a diamond-set four leaf clover, rose-cut diamond-set loop, struck inside with workmaster's initials, 88 standard

height 3.6cm, 1⅜in.

Overall in good condition. With some minor surface scratches to the enamel surfaces, consistent with age and wear. The top edge with pitting and a slightly deeper scratch.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

Sotheby’s New York, 15 December 1999, lot 286