A Fabergé miniature gold and enamel frame, workmaster Michael Perchin, St Petersburg, 1886-1899
in the shape of a six-pointed star, enamelled in translucent light blue over wavy engine-turned ground, replaced back, struck with workmaster's initials, 56 standard
height 4cm, 1⅝in.
Overall in very good condition, with only a minor chip to the top layer of the enamel, on the upper point.
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