A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917
Property from a Private Collection, Paris
A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917

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A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917
A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917
A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917
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A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection, Paris

A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917

A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot sold:

9,375

GBP

Description

Property from a Private Collection, Paris

A FABERGÉ THREE-COLOUR GOLD AND NEPHRITE TABLE LIGHTER, WORKMASTER HENRIK WIGSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1904-1917


the nephrite body of tapering form, the rim and base hung with swags, struck on the inside of the rim and inside the top lid with the workmaster's initials and Fabergé in Cyrillic, 56 standard, scratched inventory number (1)3273                          

height 9.7cm, 3¾in.

Condition report

Overall in excellent condition.

With some minor surface wear, consistent with age.


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.

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Provenance

Christie's Geneva, 12 May 1981, lot 105