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A FABERGÉ SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE MINIATURE GUÉRIDON, WORKMASTER JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection, Paris

A FABERGÉ SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE MINIATURE GUÉRIDON, WORKMASTER JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

A FABERGÉ SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE MINIATURE GUÉRIDON, WORKMASTER JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot sold:

7,500

GBP

Property from a Private Collection, Paris

A FABERGÉ SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE MINIATURE GUÉRIDON, WORKMASTER JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890


of tripod form, the top and base carved of Swedish porphyry, the legs hung with laurel garlands and terminating in paw feet, struck on the reverse of the top mount with workmaster's initials, Fabergé in Cyrillic, 84 standard

height 15.4cm, 6⅛in.

Overall in excellent condition. The are no chips to the stone and only minor time wear to the silver.


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.

Acquired from Maître Hervé Chayette, 5 December 1985