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TWO FABERGÉ JEWELLED GOLD AND HARDSTONE EGG PENDANTS, ONE WORKMASTER EDUARD SCHRAMM, THE OTHER ERIK KOLLIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

TWO FABERGÉ JEWELLED GOLD AND HARDSTONE EGG PENDANTS, ONE WORKMASTER EDUARD SCHRAMM, THE OTHER ERIK KOLLIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

TWO FABERGÉ JEWELLED GOLD AND HARDSTONE EGG PENDANTS, ONE WORKMASTER EDUARD SCHRAMM, THE OTHER ERIK KOLLIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 GBP

Lot sold:

11,250

GBP

TWO FABERGÉ JEWELLED GOLD AND HARDSTONE EGG PENDANTS, ONE WORKMASTER EDUARD SCHRAMM, THE OTHER ERIK KOLLIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890


one carved of aventurine quartz and applied with a coiled gold serpent set with a ruby, struck on the loop with partial workmaster's initials ES, partial KF in Cyrillic, 56 standard; the other of nephrite, mounted with a double gadrooned and spherical design, set with a cabochon ruby and sapphire on either side, struck on the loop with partial initials EK

(2)

height of tallest 2cm,¾in.

Both in excellent condition, with only 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.

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.

The nephrite egg, G. von Habsburg, Fabergé: Imperial Craftsman and His World, London, 2000, p. 157 illustrated, no. 308 listed

The nephrite egg, Wilmington, Riverfront Arts Center, Fabergé: Imperial Craftsman and His World, 8 September 2000 – 18 February 2001, no. 308